The 2022-23 RIIL Student-Athlete of the Year program, presented by Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island, recognizes the outstanding efforts of senior student-athletes in Rhode Island high school athletic programs who:
  • Excel in the classroom
  • Excel during competition
  • Participate in multiple school sponsored sports
  • Demonstrate good citizenship in their school
  • Demonstrate good citizenship in their community
Every member school is encouraged to nominate two deserving student-athletes.
Click the image below to view the 2023 RIIL Awards digital program.

Then watch this slideshow of the 2023 award receipients!
Announcing this year’s nominees!
(Listed alphabetically by school)
Abigail Martel, Barrington Imanol Tavares, Hope Olivia Santos, Ponaganset
William McClelland, Barrington Ayomide Josephine Olagundoye, Johnston Morgan Casey, Portsmouth
Francine Miller, Bay View Derek Salvatore, Johnston Carson Conheeney, Portsmouth
Amy Papa, Bay View Antonia Mitogo, Juanita Sanchez Steven Quinn, Prout
Alex Morin, Bishop Hendricken Enrique Mitoga-Edjang, Juanita Sanchez Morgan Verdi, Prout
Xavier Coleman, Blackstone Valley Prep Caroline Cummings, La Salle Blake Fuller, PCD
Leslie Lima, Blackstone Valley Prep Jamezell Lassiter, La Salle Finley Stock-Guild, PCD
Garrett Dailey, Burrillville Jillian Leahy, Lincoln Francesca McCaughey, Rocky Hill
Allie Trimble, Burrillville Christian Toro, Lincoln Maeva Crowley, Rogers
Noely Castro Arias, Central Courtney Boghosian, Lincoln School Dylan Walker, Rogers
Jaiden Lee, Central April Rowe, Lincoln School Sergio Espinosa, St. Patrick's
Yulianna Hernandez, Central Falls Isabelle Huntoon, Middletown Devan Kipyego, St. Raphael Academy
Alex Maia,Central Falls John Wiest, Middletown Moses Meus, St. Raphael Academy
Drew DeNoncour, Chariho Jaeson D'Alessandro, Moses Brown Rachael Pietrantozzi, Scituate
Brooke Kanaczet, Chariho Sophia Gorriaran, Moses Brown Marco Wiharso, Scituate
Caroline Jankowich, Classical Shivani Mehta, Mt. Hope Catherine Nobre, Shea
Jared Weissmann, Classical Matthew Gale, Mt. Hope Cameron Seaver, Shea
Christina Lang, Coventry Shannon Chilel, Mt. Pleasant Lauren Boyd, Smithfield
Hayden Myers, Coventry John Colcha, Mt. Pleasant Elijah Saddlemire, Smithfield
Norah Flinn, Cranston East Leah Laquerre, Mt. St. Charles Lauren Fewlass, South Kingstown
Brady Kitterick, Cranston East Colden Lawrence, Mt. St. Charles Phoenix Sward, South Kingstown
Marcus Chung, Cranston West Kylee Bennett, Narragansett Samantha Bettencourt, Tiverton
Alessandra Messina, Cranston West Sebastian Carlsson, Narragansett Keegan Dutelle, Tiverton
Susanna Henderson, Cumberland Andrew Ciarniello, North Kingstown Ryan Dacey, Toll Gate
Cole McCue, Cumberland Jade Shabo, North Kingstown Sydnee Perreault, Toll Gate
Kanz Giwa, Davies Santino Autiello, North Providence Jaydel Hall, Tolman
Adria LaBossiere, Davies Julianna Rodrigues, North Providence Ivy Par, Tolman
Nicholas Martin, East Greenwich Samuel Beauchemin, North Smithfield Dominic Lombard, Westerly
Alex Mega, East Greenwich Bethany Marsella, North Smithfield Kaya West, Westerly
Jacob Poore, East Providence Roxanne Garcia, Paul Cuffee Tianna-Lee Keovongvichit, West Warwick
Keira Quadros, East Providence Luiso Daniel Henderson, Paul Cuffee Brendan Rathier, West Warwick
Tyler Lagasse, Exeter/West Greenwich Elizabeth Cavanagh, Pilgrim Vincenzo Casieri, Woonsocket
Victoria Pariseault, Exeter/West Greenwich Ethan Pezzullo, Pilgrim Abigail Dumont, Woonsocket
Arianna Jackson, Hope Nolan Allen, Ponaganset