West Central/Montrose senior gymnast Jocelyn Krouse received the Sarah Nitz Award during the recent state gymnastics meet in Brookings.

The award is presented to a senior that exemplifies sportsmanship, academic excellence, character and gymnastics ability.

Krouse finished second in the all-around during the Class A portion of the state gymnastics meet with 36.725 points.

Nitz was an outstanding gymnast from Sioux Falls O'Gorman High School who was killed in a car accident on Dec. 21, 1994, on the way to school.