Lanier players celebrate their GHSA AAAAAA final four playoff game victory over South Cobb at Buford Arena in Buford on Friday.

Positive Athlete Georgia announced its 2019-20 Gwinnett County Regional winners Wednesday, and Lanier earned one of the top awards.

Lanier was named Most Positive School by the organization, which recognizes young athletes who have overcome difficult circumstances, given back to their schools and communities in a significant way, or just have an infectious positive attitude that makes everyone around them a better person.

The Positive Athlete coaching awards went to Shiloh’s Demetris Cook (boys) and Buford’s Amanda Allen (girls).

Each high school sport had one regional award-winner. Those individual honorees are as follows:

Multisport: Thomas Lowman, GAC

Boys soccer: Prince Bissah, Old Suwanee

Girls soccer: Ellie McIntyre, Mill Creek

Boys golf: Jacob Pence, Mill Creek

Girls golf: Pari Jain, Peachtree Ridge

Football: Ford Reasons, Lanier

Boys basketball: Jacob Foster, Norcross

Girls basketball: Mia Bongcaron, Brookwood

Volleyball: Sofia Galvez, Central Gwinnett

Boys lacrosse: Rex Myers, Duluth

Girls lacrosse: Kaylee Avila, Lanier

Boys alternative: Dennis Kovacevic, Discovery

Girls alternative: Ally Graham, Berkmar

Softball: Hannan Razeq, Mountain View

Wrestling: Amir Malik, South Gwinnett

Boys tennis: Frank Zhou, North Gwinnett

Girls tennis: Elizabeth Soto, Dacula

Boys swimming and diving: Isaac Correa-Aladino, Meadowcreek

Girls swimming and diving: Abigayle Wood, Collins Hill

Boys cross country: Ben Archer, Buford

Girls cross country: Zoe Torio, Peachtree Ridge

Boys track and field: Deonte McNair, Shiloh

Girls track and field: Kensie Pierce, Wesleyan

Baseball: Harry Hunter, Grayson

Cheerleading: Emma Watkins, Archer

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