These six athletes helped define this season

Three boys and three girls including four seniors who will take their talents to the NCAA Division I level next fall — were selected.

The boys include Tony Jameson, a four-time state wrestling champion; Dan McCarthy, who led Mooney to a pair of Division IV state championship games, and Sheldon Brogdon, a force on Warren Harding’s state-ranked basketball team.

The girls selected are Amy Scullion, a talented multi-sport athlete at Salem High; all-state soccer standout Deja Amato from Howland, and Canfield’s top-flight track & field athlete, Audra Frimpong.

PLAYERS BIOGRAPHIES:On page C4 you can find features on our athletes of the year as well as some of their season and career highlights.

VIDEOS:Be sure to check out, which will have videos of our athletes of the year. You can watch them discuss their careers in their own words.

CAST YOUR VOTES: You’ll have your chance to vote for the Valley’s top high school athletes of 2008-09 on Don’t like our finalists? — there’s room for you to vote for a “write-in” candidate. Voting will continue for about two weeks, so visit often.

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