The 51st annual KNUJ Player of the Year Banquet was held Tuesday, with a total of 46 area athletes being honored. Named Girls Basketball Player of the Year was Carly Sigurdson from BOLD. The Boys Basketball Player of the Year is Mountain Lake Area’s Carter Kirk, and for the first time ever, 3 different athletes were named KNUJ Wrestler of the Year. They are Sibley East’s Nathan Rose, Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial Area’s Tanner Trembley, and Adam Cooling from Madelia-Truman-Martin Luther. The guest speakers for the banquet were past Players of the Week Brian Langland, Kari Wersell and Johnny Frank.