On September 28 before more than 200 supporters at the Stadium Club in Dodger Stadium, four CIF LA City Section athletes were honored as the 2016 Positive Coaches Alliance Los Angeles Triple-Impact Competitor award winners.
Each student earned a $2,000 scholarship towards the college of their choice.
Leslic Diaz (Alliance Neuwirth- soccer), Xavier Jackson (San Pedro- track and field), SaraJoy Salib (Venice- water polo, swim/dive) and Samantha Vasquez (Northridge Academy- volleyball) received medals as part of the first-ever Positive Impact Awards for youth community sports.
Hosted by the Positive Coaching Alliance- Los Angeles and sponsored by the LA84 Foundation, the four student-athletes spoke about their accomplishment. Triple-Impact Competitors make themselves, their teammates and the game better.
Interviews with each honoree-