Duffy and Ott top Cape athletes, Judge takes Kennedy award

Tiara Duffy, left, and Thomas Ott were voted by the Viking coaches as Cape Henlopen High School  Class of 2014 Top Athletes. BY DAN COOK
June 2, 2014

Tiara Duffy and Thomas Ott of the Cape Henlopen class of 2014 have been voted as the top athletes of the year, while Kat Judge was honored with the prestigious Kevin Kennedy Award.

Duffy was 2013 Delaware Player of the Year in field hockey and an all-star softball player. She will be headed to the University of South Carolina for the fall semester and will play on the Gamecocks' softball team.

Ott was all-conference on the football and lacrosse teams as well as a two-time state champion on the wrestling team. He will be headed to the Naval Academy Prep School in the fall and will wrestle for mascot Bill the Goat.

Judge is a seven-time state champion in field hockey and lacrosse. The Kevin Kennedy Award is given to the student with the ability to perform with sportsmanship and kindness, show cooperation with the coach and earn peer respect. Judge will be playing lacrosse for the Winthrop University Eagles of the Big South Conference.

All awards are voted on by the Cape Henlopen coaches.