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SNAKE RIVER SWIMMING AWARDS

CONOCO/PHILLIPS SERVICE TO
SWIMMING TROPHY

The Western Trophy Award is given annually to the person(s) or group that best exemplifies support of, participation in, and commitment to Snake River Swimming.  
Past award winners are:

1980
Sharon Colby

1981
Karl Wilbanks

1982
Marti Clontz

1983
David Norris

1984
Joe Frost

1985
Lori Rea

1986
Not Awarded

1987
Barry Endo

1988
Shannon Hoppe

1989
Mary Fran Aquirre

1990
Baker Swim Team

1991
Bruce & Patty Stratton

1992
Barb Gigray

1993
Bill & Judi Trask

1994
Fred & Judy Hohorst

1995
Julie Prince
Jason Prince

1996
Jim Everett

1997
Sidney Miller

1998
John Twiss

1999
Frank Burlison

2000
Steve & Christi Vernon

2001
Al & Dina Luptak

2002
Roger Osmun

2003
Brian Gallagher

2004
Ken & Kathy Grover

2005
Joyce McInturff

2006
Mike & Susan Smith

2007
Maggie Wright

2008
Kyle Bodily

2009
Linda Conger

2010
Not Awarded

2011
Not Awarded
2012
Not Awarded

2013
Not Awarded

2014
Joan Wong
2015
Denise Thompson

2016
Lisa Johnson

2017
Michelle Smith
2018

 

COACH OF THE YEAR AWARD

The Coach of the Year Award was first awarded in 1988.  The recipient is selected by the Snake River Coaches Association from the registered coaches of Snake River Swimming.  
Past award winners are:

1988
Barry Endo

1989
Frank Burlison

1990
John Twiss

1991
Derek Williams

1992
Kathleen Roberts

1993
Steve Huikko

1994
John Twiss

1995
Kathleen Roberts

1996
Frank Burlison

1997
Denise Thompson

1998
Brian Gallagher
Frank Burlison

1999
Erica Phelps

2000
Craig Faircloth

2001
Denise Thompson

2002
Janice Favillo

2003
Linda Conger

2004
Bobby Goldhahn

2005
Bobby Goldhahn

2006
John Apgar

2007
Bobby Goldhahn

 2008
Brian Gallagher

2009
Frank Burlison

2010
Ron Allen

2011
Brian Gallagher

2012
Linda Conger

2013 2014

2015
Brian Brown

2016
Brian Gallagher
2017
Patty Fisk

 

ATHLETE AWARDS
Voting for both these awards will be held at two meets designated by the Athlete’s Council at their Spring House of Delegates Meeting.

DANIEL DEWEY SPORTSPERSON
OF THE YEAR AWARD

1)  Each team can nominate one (1) female and one (1) male from Snake River.
2)  Based on sportsmanship, leadership, and respect for others.
3)  The accomplishments of the swimmer in the water does not have any bearing on the nomination.
4)  The person or team who nominates the swimmer will be required to write a recommendation which will be placed on the ballot.
5)  A "primary" election will be held to narrow the nominees down to three (3) males and three (3) females.

6)  The Athlete’s Council will then make a final selection with presentations for the nominated athletes being allowed before a decision is made.
7)  If a member of the Athlete’s Council is nominated, he/she will not be included in the final selection process.

Past award winners are:

1996
Jamie Mclaughlin
Travis Everett

1997
Janelle Gehring
Dan Dutcher

1998
Lindsay Monahan
Rich Tate

1999
Carolyn Reams
Ryan Montgomery

2000
Sara Rosandick

2001
Serena Fadel

2002
 Alphonsina Savel

2003
Amanda Harris
Grant Rosandick

2004
Amanda Blastock
Adam Luptak
Alex Trask

2005
Kelly Grady
Alan Bodily

2006
Sydney Osmun
Ray Bryson

2007
 Racheal McGinnis
J.J. & Josh Koudelka

2008

Hayden Osmun
Jacob Van Hemelryck

  2009

Rhiannon Ladwig
Jon Atkinson

2010

Lena Friesen
Blake Krupa

2011
Erin Fuss
Austin Adams  

2012

Erin Fuss

2013
 

2014
 
2015
Vanessa Wong
Jake Stanislao
2016
Solan Narum
Caden Hansen
2017
Christina Uhlenbrock
Garrett Digenan
2018 2019

 

SWIMMER OF THE YEAR

1)  Each Team can nominate one male and one female from their own team.
2)  Based on the past year’s performance (1 year) in the water.
3)  The person or team who nominates the swimmer will be required to write a recommendation which will appear on the ballot.
 
Past award winners are:

1996
McCall Dorr
Ryan Stratton

1997
Cary Greegor
Quint Allen

1998
Jenny Grover
Quint Allen

1999
Stephanie Prince
Matt Wever

2000
Sara Afong
Sam Masson

2001
400 Medley Relay Team

Cara Fadel. Tessa Greegor
Laura Arjona, Jenny Grover

2002
Alison McInturff
Sam Masson

2003
Alison McInturff
Michelle Lowry
Sam Masson

2004
Jenny McAnaney
 Nha Bao

2005
Hannah Ross
Alex Trask

2006
Hannah Ross
Doug McCan

2007
Hannah Ross
Ben Iannaconne

2008
Hannah Ross
Jacob Van Hemelryck

  2009
Maddie Eyolfson
Ethan Griffel

2010
Maddie Eyolfson
Ethan Griffel

2011
Maddie Eyolfson
Barkely Bursch

2012
Maddie Eyolfson
Barkley Bursch

2013
 
2014
 
2015
Abby Erwin
Jackson Cunningham
2016
Abby Erwin
Jackson Cunningham
2017
Abby Erwin
Jackson Cunningham
Thomas Roark
2018
 
2019
 

 

Academic Achievement Awards
are presented each year to those swimmers who have completed 9th grade, maintained a 3.5 cumulative GPA, have competed in three Snake River swim meets, and are members of USA Swimming.  This year  (2010)the awards went to (in alphabetical order of team):