Best of the blue and gold

LAKE LINDEN – Cody Kumpula and Brittni Kisul were named as the recipients of the Outstanding Boy and Girl Athlete Awards respectively at a recent ceremony held at Lake Linden-Hubbell High School. Kumpula is the son of Jack and Kathy Kumpula. During his high school career he was a member of the football, basketball and track teams. Kumpula, right, earned eight varsity letters while earning honorable mention status in Great Western Conference football twice and earned All-State recognition in track three years. Kisul is the daughter of Bob and Lynn Kisul. During her high school career she was a member of the basketball, volleyball and track teams. Kisul earned nine varsity letters while earning Mountain Lakes Conference first team twice, All-Region twice and All State Honorable Mention in volleyball, Copper Country Conference first team twice in basketball and All State in track last season. Both will also compete at the U.P. Track Finals in June.