Top Female athlete honored

Katie Grimes has been awarded the Dick Bynum Award.

The 7th annual Dick Bynum Award honoring the top female collegiate athlete in the Pronews 7 viewing area was awarded this Tuesday.

This years winner is Texas Tech trackster and Canyon High graduate Katie Grimes. Grimes is coming off an amazing senior season earning 1st team All-American Indoor Track, and she advanced to the NCAA Championships in the hurdles.

She has to finish up her final season of school to earn her degree and she has hopes of turning pro.

Other finalist were Casey Land WT basketball player also of Canyon, and Texas State volleyballer Alex Simms of San Jacinto.