The inaugural Killeen Daily Herald Athlete of the Year award will be announced in the Herald on Dec. 29.

The 10 area athletes earning nominations, selected by the KDH sports staff, are Ojai Black, Qiana Canete, Casey Frazier, Manny Harris, Cion Hicks, Andrew Paysse, Kanesha Saygo, Cory Scott, Dwayne Williams and Tricia Williams.

The award encompasses prep athletic achievements from Jan. 1 through Nov. 30.

Public voting will open on Dec. 2 at 12:01 a.m. and close on Dec. 21 at 11:59 p.m.

To vote, go to KDHPRESSBOX.com, click "Athlete of the Year." After making your selection, please feel free to leave your comments.

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