Sport Volunteer Awards

Sport Volunteer Award Recipients

Congratulations to all the Sport Volunteer Award Recipients.

Congratulations to all the 2019 Sport Volunteer Award Recipients:

Major Sport Volunteer Awards

  • Ray Lewis Athletic Excellence and Community Service Award
    • Steve Maga, Bishop Tonnos Secondary School
  • Dr. Gene Sutton Club Excellence Award​
    • Fit Active Beautiful Foundation
  • Ron Foxcroft Fair Play Award
    • Paul Johnson, Hamilton Board of Approved Basketball Officials
  • Dr. Ray Johnson Coaches Award
    • Joe Valvasori, Hamilton Sparta Soccer Club
  • United Trophy Outstanding VolunteerAward
    • Bill Robertson, Hamilton Olde Sports Slo-Pitch Association
  • Youth Sport Volunteer Award
    • Eryn Reader, Hamilton Olympic Club
  • Hero Banner Recipient
    • Glen Sonmor

Looking for photos? The flickr account will be updated with the 2019 pictures soon.

Group of 2019 Sport Volunteer Award Winners

Distinguished Sport Volunteer Awards

  • Akbar Haidary, Afghan Sports Federation of Canada
  • Alan Ellis, West Wentworth Interlock Soccer League
  • Brian Pavlic, St Martin of Tours Catholic Elementary
  • Bob Waite, 91st Highlanders Athletic Association
  • Chris Kusmirski, Steel City Patriots Football Club
  • Debbie Martin, Glanford Curling Club
  • Gina Fitzsimmons, Rosedale Youth Softball
  • Ian Boyter, Hamilton Hawks Girls Hockey
  • Jennie Rennie, Stoney Creek Athletics
  • Laura O'Neill, Stoney Creek Girls Hockey
  • Mark Simpson, Hamilton Bay Sailing Club
  • Michael Smith, Hamilton Olympic Club
  • Omair Lone, Hamilton Muslim Basketball Association
  • Paul Kennah, Hamilton Sparta Soccer Club
  • Paul Robertson, Flamborough Fire Basketball
  • Rene Juraschka, Flamborough Dundas Soccer Club
  • Rick Bakshi, Sir John A. Macdonald Secondary School
  • Sheri Barberstock, Gourley Park Youth Baseball
  • Tammy Barberstock, Gourley Park Youth Baseball
  • Tauri Caputo, Hamilton Smash Volleyball Club
  • Tim Bowen, Ancaster Avalanche Gils Hockey Association
  • Tom Carney, Hamilton Olde Sports Slo-Pitch Association
  • Tony Carden, Lawfield Minor Hockey Association

Congratulations to all the 2018 Sport Volunteer Award Recipients:

Major Sport Volunteer Awards

  • Ray Lewis Community Service Award
    • Dan Edwards, Hamilton Basketball Association
  • Dr. Gene Sutton Club Excellence Award​
    • Rosedale Community Council - Youth Softball
  • Ron Foxcroft Fair Play Award​
    • Art Hughes, East Hamilton Soccer Club
  • Dr. Ray Johnson Coach of the Year Award
    • David Del Conte, Hamilton Victoria Curling Club
  • United Trophy Volunteer of the Year Award
    • Glenn Ostrosser, CANUSA
  • Youth Volunteer Award
    • Faisal Noor Mohamed, Neighbourhood Hoops
  • Hero Banner Recipient
    • Murray Oliver
    • Kimberly Ribble-Orr

Looking for photos? Photos from the 2018 event are posted on our flickr account.

Sport Award Winners 2018

Distinguished Sport Volunteer Awards

Pearson-Dunn Insurance Inc. Distinguished Volunteer Awards

  • Gary Brown, Stoney Creek Girls Hockey
  • John Carnahan, Hamilton Olde Sports Slo-Pitch Association
  • Norm Cumming, Ancaster Avalanche Girls Hockey
  • David Del Conte, Hamilton Victoria Curling Club
  • Kristina Dodd, Dundas Minor Hockey Association
  • Dan Edwards, Hamilton Basketball Association
  • Ivan Gojmerac, Hamilton Croatia
  • Robert Hampson, Hamilton Olde Sports Slo-Pitch Association
  • Stacey Holditch, Hamilton Lacrosse
  • Art Hughes, East Hamilton Soccer Club
  • Krystyna Lazar, Flamboro Skating Club
  • Ron Little, Mount Hamilton Youth Soccer Club
  • Dr. Balal Lone, Hamilton Muslim Basketball Association
  • Tom Montgomery, 91st Highlanders Athletic Association
  • Glenn Ostrosser, CANUSA
  • Julie Perri, Hamilton Sparta Soccer Club
  • Marcia Rennie, Stoney Creek Athletics
  • Marc Robertson, Rosedale Community Council - Youth Softball
  • Annamaria Trabucco, Arcelormittal Dofasco Grassroots Soccer Program
  • Marguerite Utter, West Wentworth Interlock Soccer League
  • Dave Walker, Hamilton Veterans Dart League
  • Marian Wiskar, Hamilton Skating Club

Congratulations to our 2017 Sport Volunteer Award Recipients:

Major Sport Volunteer Awards

  • Ray Lewis Community Service Award
    • Kathy Levy, Knot A Breast
  • Dr. Gene Sutton Club Excellence
    • Hamilton Hornets, Hamilton Hornets
  • Ron Foxcroft Fair Play Award
    • Paul Leslie, Hamilton Aquatic Club
  • Dr. Ray Johnson Coach of the Year Award
    • Scott Hendry, Hamilton Hornets
  • United Trophy Volunteer of the Year
    • Dave Edgcumbe, Hamilton Sparta
  • Youth Volunteer Awards
    • Megan MacLean, Ancaster Girls Hockey
    • Sara Marcelli, Ancaster Girls Hockey
  • Hero Banner
    • Ryan Ellis
    • Sheila Dezeeuw

Looking for photos? Photos from the 2017 event are posted on our flickr account.

A group shot of the 2017 Sport Volunteer Award Winners

Distinguished Sport Volunteer Awards

  • Pearson-Dunn Insurance Inc. Distinguished Volunteer Awards
    • Anthony Odoardi, Mt. Hamilton Youth Soccer
    • Barry Simmons, Gage Park Softball
    • Brian Beauvais, Hamilton Muslim Basketball
    • Frank Perin, Hamilton Croatia
    • Gord Vignault, 91st Highlanders
    • Jeremy Russell, Ancaster Soccer
    • Karl Quade, Ancaster Girls Hockey
    • Kathy Levy, Knot A Breast
    • Lisa Ciancone, Transway Basketball
    • Mike McDonald, Stoney Creek Minor Hockey
    • Misty Thaler, Central City Soccer
    • Paul Leslie, Hamilton Aquatic Club
    • Pauline Smith, Hamilton Olympic Club
    • Rhonda DeCoste, Rosedale Community Council Youth Softball
    • Rick Henry, Flamborough Dundas Soccer Club
    • Ron Lacroix, HOSSPA
    • Sam MacBeath, Steel City Patriots Football
    • Sandra Valvasori, Hamilton Sparta
    • Scott Hendry, Hamilton Hornets
    • Sue Zdero, Hamilton Serbian Youth Soccer
    • Sultana Simpson, Hamilton Girls Hockey
    • Tom Edwards, Hamilton Hornets
    • Troy Thompson, Flamborough Dundas Soccer Club
    • Vanessa Sarjeant, Stoney Creek Athletics
    • Wolfgang Ruschpler, Hamilton Veterans Dart League

Congratulations to our 2016 Sport Volunteer Award Recipients:

Major Sport Volunteer Awards

  • Hamilton Hero Banner
    • William “Billy” Sherring
  • Ray Lewis Community Service Award
    • Chelsey Nash, United Family Martial Arts
  • Dr. Gene Sutton Club Excellence
    • Blessed Sacrament Yellow Jackets Basketball Club
  • Ron Foxcroft Fair Play Award
    • George Popovic, MJ League / Hamilton & District Soccer Association
  • Dr. Ray Johnson Coach of the Year Award
    • John Di Benedetto, Hamilton Wrestling Club
  • United Trophy Volunteer of the Year
    • Dave Glover, CANUSA Games
    • John Wade, CANUSA Games

Looking for photos? Check out our Flickr account.

Distinguished Sport Volunteer Awards

  • City of Hamilton Distinguished Youth Awards
    • Kyle Burley, East Mountain Baseball
    • Whitney Sarjeant, Stoney Creek Athletics
  • Pearson-Dunn Insurance Inc. Distinguished Volunteer Awards
    • Dave Burton, Ontario Thunderbirds
    • Randy Chapple, Gourley Park Community Association
    • Heidi Davidson, Hamilton Olympic Club
    • Ron Decoste, Rosedale Community Council Softball
    • John Di Benedetto, Hamilton Wrestling Club
    • Angelo Dicesare, Hamilton Olympic Club/CANUSA
    • Monika Dicesare, Hamilton Olympic Club/CANUSA
    • John Gibson, Hamilton & District Soccer Association
    • Dave Glover, CANUSA Games
    • Vincas Gudinskas, CYO Basketball
    • Guido Kelly, West Mountain Baseball Association
    • Nadia Mcintyre, Saltfleet Stoney Creek Soccer
    • Sean Mcphee, Hwcdsb/Bishop Tonnos Junior Football
    • Mary Melfi, East Hamilton Soccer Club
    • Peter Oddi, Hamilton Sparta Soccer Club
    • Marline Sarjeant, Stoney Creek Athletics
    • Nancy Simmons, Gage Park Softball Association
    • John Spice, Steel City Patriots Football
    • Paula Swick, Special Olympics Hamilton
    • Maureen Truman, Hamilton Ladies Slow Pitch
    • Theresa Vickery, Scott Park Baseball & Hockey
    • Daryl Villeneuve, Lawfield Minor Hockey & Hamilton Council
    • Cristina Volpini, Saltfleet Stoney Creek Soccer
    • John Wade, CANUSA Games
    • Lewis Walker, Steel City Patriots Football
    • Barry Wallace, Flamborough Minor Hockey Association
    • Tim Wilson, Hamilton Wildcats Aussie Rules Football