Sask Sport Inc. honours excellence at the Saskatchewan Sport Awards

Sask Sport Inc. honoured the province's top athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers at the 2016 Saskatchewan Sport Awards at TCU Place on March 23. The Saskatchewan Sport Awards is a program designed to celebrate outstanding athletic achievements and the people who contribute to the success of the amateur sport system.

The 2016 recipients are:

2016 YOUTH MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
Graeme Fish 19 Moose Jaw Speed Skating
Nominated by Saskatchewan Amateur Speed Skating Association

2016 YOUTH FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
Samantha Ryan 17 Saskatoon Para-Swimming
Nominated by Swim Saskatchewan Inc.

2016 MALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
Gavin Schmitt 30 Saskatoon Volleyball
Nominated by Saskatchewan Volleyball Association

2016 FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
Brianne Theisen-Eaton 27 Humboldt Athletics
Nominated by Saskatchewan Athletics

2016 MASTER ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
Carl Waterer 66 Saskatoon Swimming
Nominated by Swim Saskatchewan Inc.

2016 TEAM OF THE YEAR
University of Saskatchewan Huskies Women's Basketball Team
Saskatoon
Nominated by University of Saskatchewan

2016 COACH OF THE YEAR
Lisa Thomaidis Saskatoon Basketball
Nominated by University of Saskatchewan

2016 MALE COACH DEDICATION AWARD
Jason Schneider Saskatoon Golf
Nominated by Saskatchewan Golf Association

2016 FEMALE COACH DEDICATION AWARD
Lynn Seguin Saskatoon Fencing
Nominated by Saskatchewan Fencing Association

2016 MALE OFFICIAL AWARD
Rocky Nickel Moose Jaw Baseball
Nominated by Baseball Sask

2016 FEMALE OFFICIAL AWARD
Chantal Boudreau Regina Soccer
Nominated by Saskatchewan Soccer Association

2016 VOLUNTEER AWARDS
Bernadette McIntyre Regina Curling
Nominated by CURLSASK

Carla Laevens Leader Skating
Nominated by Skate Canada - Saskatchewan

 

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Sask Sport Inc. honours excellence at the Saskatchewan Sport Awards

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

              

 
 

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