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2019 Salute to SportS Sponsored By feMale athlete of the Year finalist Male athlete of the Year finalist Jamie Charlie Kofron Tipton High School A University of Iowa track and field recruit, Kofron grabbed the state’s attention last spring winning the shot put and discus at the Drake Relays with school-record tosses. She was a Class 2A state champion in the discus and placed second in the shot put. Kofron also was a first team all-conference performer in volleyball for the 3A state runner-up Tigers, and she earned all-River Valley Conference accolades in basketball. Bunn Bettendorf High School The swimming standout had one of the most dominating state meet performances in Quad-Cities history. He won a maximum four titles, established school records and earned All-American status in each of his swims. Bunn won the 50 freestyle (20.42 seconds) and 100 freestyle (44.94) along with anchoring the 200 free and 400 free relays. Named district swimmer of the year, the junior holds nine school records already.