The annual Dr. Jim Staunton Champions For Character Awards  recognize those athletes and coaches that can combine a fierce competitive nature with the Six Pillars of Character: trustworthiness, responsibility, respect fairness, caring and citizenship.  The CIF-SS Ethics in Sports Committee created these awards. Athletes, coaches, administrators, officials, schools athletic trainers and media members who demonstrate these qualities are honored at a dinner and highlighted for their achievements.  Students winners receive scholarship money for their achievements.

2018-2019 – Jeff Dietz, Basketball  Story here

2017-2018 – John Corona, Track and Field  Story

2012-2013 – Raelyn Werley, Cross Country and Track and Field

2012-2013 – Joseph Moorman, Water Polo and Swim

2012-2013 – Martin Luther King High School

The all-time list, published by the CIF-SS