Track & Field
Son of two-time Olympian Matt Centrowitz Sr., Matt Jr. earned a gold medal with a time of 3:50.00 in the 1500m run at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio.
Portola Valley, California
Winner of the Mark H. McCormack Medal in 2016, McNealy is the most highly-touted golf prospect in the world. Following his 11th college win at the Nike Golf Collegiate Invitational, McNealy tied Tiger Woods and Patrick Rodgers for the most victories in Stanford history.
Clemson, South Carolina
A two-time Heisman Trophy finalist, Watson took the Clemson program to another level, ending in the school’s first national championship in more than 30 years. The 6-feet-3-inch quarterback garnered second team All-American honors in 2016 with 4,593 yards and 50 total touchdowns.
Eight years after a devastating injury, Johnson realized his dream of representing the United States at the Olympic Games and brought home a silver medal in the 10m synchronized diving event. Johnson finished 13th overall in the 10m individual diving event.
A likely lottery selection in the 2017 NBA Draft, the Wildcats’ sharpshooter set the Kentucky freshman scoring record with 47 points in a win over the University of North Carolina. Monk is averaging more than 21 points per game and shooting better than 40 percent from the 3-point line.
Chino Hills, California
One of the most recognized athletes in college basketball this season, Ball has averaged more than 15 points and 7.5 assists per game for the No. 5-ranked UCLA Bruins this season. He ranks first in the nation with more than 200 assists and has already set UCLA's single-season freshman assists record.
Winner of the 2016 USA Baseball Golden Spikes Award, Lewis solidified himself as the most decorated student athlete in Mercer University history before becoming the 11th overall selection by the Seattle Mariners in the 2016 MLB Draft.
Women's Freestyle Wrestling
A gold medalist in the 53kg women's freestyle wrestling at the 2016 Olympic Games, Maroulis is the first U.S. woman to win an Olympic gold medal in the sport. She defeated arguably the greatest women's wrestler in history, three-time Olympic champion and 13-time World Champion Saori Yoshida of Japan.
The 2015 Full Court Press National Freshman of the Year, Turner has only added to her enormous accolades as the star of Notre Dame's women's basketball team. She is the 2016 ACC Player of the Year, ACC Defensive Player of the Year and was named (Top 15) to the John R. Wooden Award National Ballot.
A bronze medalist at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Galloway was the first member of the U.S. Taekwondo team to qualify at just 19 years old. A mechanical engineering student at Southern Methodist, Galloway earned a gold medal at the Pan American Games this year.