AWARDS

cotyaSport/Classification Coach of the Year Applications

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Send the completed application to the OACA Office via mail, fax or OACA Email. Applications must be received by March 1st for consideration.

 


2016-2017 OACA COACHES OF THE YEAR BY SPORT & CLASSIFICATION

Baseball
6A  Colin Griffin, Jesuit HS
5A  Alan Embree, Summit HS
4A  Tim Cleland, Henley HS
3A  Bryan Johnson, Stanfield/Echo
2A/1A  Kevin Feist, Burns HS

Basketball, Boys
6A  Pat Strickland, Jefferson HS
5A  Chris Roche, Wilsonville HS
4A  Bill Westerholm, Seaside HS
3A  Ron Hop, Dayton HS
2A  J.D. Hill, Santiam HS
1A Bill Blevins, Sherman Jr/Sr HS

Basketball, Girls
6A  Michael Bermann, Southridge HS
5A  Kelli Wedin, La Salle Prep
4A  Josh Grotting, Sutherlin HS
3A  Ron Hittner, Blanchet Catholic
2A  Tony Parker, Monroe HS
1A  Jeremy Maddern, Nixyaawii Community School

Cross Country, Boys
6A  Dave Frank, Central Catholic
5A  Justin Loftus, Crater HS
4A  Chris Boyle, Valley Catholic
3A/2A/1A  Brent Hutton, Bandon HS

Cross Country, Girls
6A  Tom Rothenberger, Jesuit HS
5A  Carol McLatchie, Summit HS
4A  Patrick Zweifel, Tillamook HS
3A/2A/1A  Anna Connor, Catlin Gabel

Football
6A Chris Miller, West Linn HS
5A  Ty Tomlin, Lebanon HS
4A  Gary Prince, North Bend HS
3A  Scott Phelps, Harrisburg HS
2A  Davy Salas, Stanfield Secondary School
1A  Jack Henderson, Dufur HS

Golf, Boys
6A  Jason Owens, Lake Oswego HS
5A  Andy Heinly, Summit HS
4A  Zach Lampert, Crook County HS
3A/2A/1A  Jerry Johnson, Cascade Christian

Golf, Girls
6A  Bob Turnquist, West Linn HS
5A  Louis Bennett, Summit HS
4A/3A/2A/1A  Kevin Dixon, St. Mary’s School

 Soccer, Boys
6A  Jason Bell, Lakeridge HS
5A  Stan Baker, Woodburn HS
4A  Ollie Richardson, Newport HS
3A/2A/1A  Peter Shulman, Catlin Gabel

Soccer, Girls
6A  Katie Hartman, Sherwood HS
5A  Adam “Gaff” Leyland, La Salle Prep
4A  Nicole Kersten, North Valley HS
3A/2A/1A  Justan Wolvert, Oregon Episcopal School

Softball
6A  Jim Speciale, Jesuit HS
5A  Eric Leyba, Churchill HS
4A  James Wise, Banks HS
3A  Jim Knox, Rainier HS
2A/1A  Darin Fitzpatrick, Pilot Rock/Nixyaawii

Swimming, Boys
6A  Bryan Butcher, Jesuit HS
5A  Fred Anderson, Hillsboro HS
4A/3A/2A/1A  Doug Peargin, Sweet Home HS

Swimming, Girls
6A  Adam Farber, Sunset HS
5A  Tamas Bessenyei, Bend Senior HS
4A/3A/2A/1A  Doug Peargin, Sweet Home HS

Tennis, Boys
6A  Jeff Wood, Jesuit HS
5A  Josh Cordell, Summit HS
4A/3A/2A/1A  Maureen Harwood, Oregon Episcopal School

Tennis, Girls
6A  Susan Branam, Lake Oswego HS
5A  Andy Hackethorn, Corvallis HS
4A/3A/2A/1A  Norm Harris, Catlin Gabel

Track & Field, Boys
6A  Erin Regalli, Sheldon HS
5A  Donnie Herneisen, Hood River Valley HS
4A  Brad Smith, Henley HS
3A  Chris Skrapits, Catlin Gabel
2A  Mike Bauer, Regis HS
1A  Aimee Esplin, Adrian HS

Track & Field, Girls
6A  Brian Valley, Jesuit HS
5A  Dave Turnbull, Summit HS
4A  Garrett Parks, Astoria HS
3A  Joe Volk, St. Mary’s School
2A  Sonna Smith, Grant Union HS
1A  John Roberts, Joseph HS

Volleyball
6A  Rick Lorenz, Central Catholic
5A  Kristin Cooper, Bend Senior HS
4A  Rod Jones, Sisters HS
3A  Rob Kleker, Cascade Christian
2A  Shawn White, Weston McEwen HS
1A  Janin McGrath, Country Christian

Wrestling
6A  Stuart Kearsley, Aloha HS
5A  Greg Haga, Crater HS
4A  Steve Thorpe, Sweet Home HS
3A  Jeff Freeman, Glide HS
2A/1A  J.D. Alley, Culver HS

2016-2017 OACA ALL SPORTS WINNERS

6A  Jesuit HS
5A  Summit HS
4A  North Bend HS

3A  Catlin Gabel
2A  Regis HS
1A  Adrian HS

2017-2018 YEARS OF SERVICE HONOREES

Each year at our annual banquet, we honor coaches who have reached “milestone” years of service in their coaching career, beginning with their 25th year and in 5-year increments thereafter. This year’s Years of Service recipients are as follows:

  • 25 YEARS

    DAWN MARIE BARTH
    MICK BITTICK
    BOB BOYER
    TONY BROADOUS
    BRUCE BRYANT
    ANGELA CAPPS
    KLEL CARSON
    NEILL CARVALHO
    ROBERT CASTEEL
    BRENT CHARLES
    WILLIE GRAHAM

    BRAD HARVEY
    CHRIS JENSEN
    DEIDRE JONES
    DAVID KERR
    JEFF LIERMAN
    RYAN MCIRVIN
    TONY MILLER
    JUSTIN NESBITT
    RYAN OLIVER
    DAN OSWALD
    SCOTT PHELPS

    MICHAEL PUTNAM
    PHIL RODIN
    SCOTT ROTH
    DAVID ROUSE
    MEGAN SHIRLEY
    DON SPIDAL
    GARYLEE SYPHARD
    RACHEL WAKEFIELD
    KENT WIEBER
    J.J. WINKLE
    KEVIN YOSS

  • 30 YEARS

    JOE BAUMGARTNER
    MARDY BENEDICT
    SEAN COSTE
    LYNN COWDREY
    JOHN ENGLAND
    SHERON FARNER
    JEFF FRANSON
    TIM HARDIE
    DAVID HARLEY
    EVERETT HARTMAN
    RON HITTNER

    MARTY HUNTER
    GREGORY LIKENS
    STEVE LUBY
    MIKE MARAIA
    GARY MCCULLOCH
    RONDA MCKENZIE
    TODD MOORE
    BRIAN MORSE
    MATT NOSACK
    CHRIS PARNELL
    STEVE PAULSON
    BRAD PINKSTAFF

    STEVE PYNE
    ERIN REGALI
    RON RICHARDS
    DONNA ROISOM
    MICHAEL SCHAAN
    JOSEPH SCHMITT
    PERRY SHEEHAN
    C. TERRY SHROUT
    GARY SMITH
    STEVE SUTTICH
    PATRICK WAGNER
    BILL WILSON

  • 35 YEARS

    JOHN BECK
    DICK BERTELSEN
    BARRY BOKN
    EVAN BROWN
    LES COMBS

    GLEN DISHMAN
    NICK GARMAN
    TERRY GRAHAM
    JOHN HAMILTON
    ERIC JOHANSEN

    C.S. LITTLE
    REX MESHELLE
    CRAIG SHIMEL
    STEVE YORK

  • 40 YEARS

    PATRICK BAILEY
    LONNIE BEACH
    LIN CASCIATO
    MALCOLM DOI
    DAN HENDERSON

    GORDAN JARMAN
    MIKE JODOIN
    LEE PESTANA
    TERRY PROUSE

    RICH REMSBURG
    TERREL SMITH
    MARTY STALLARD
    RAY STRUVE

  • 45 YEARS

    DAN ACKER
    JIM FIGONI

    C. MAUREEN MCELLIGOTT
    DONALD STONE

    GERRY TINKLE
    BRUCE VOGEL

  • 50 YEARS

    MIKE MITCHELL
    LESTER PAYNE
    ROBERT THOUVENEL

  • 55 YEARS
  • 60 YEARS

    BOBBIE STENINGER

 

NFHS NATIONAL COACHES OF THE YEAR 2016

Don Berger, Girls Track & Field – North Salem HS
Scott Ball, Girls Cross Country – Westside Christian HS

The following coaches were selected as the National Federation of High School Coaches as Section 8 Coaches of the Year: 

  • • Lane Johnson, Football – Sheldon HS
  • • Vic Downs, Boys Track & Field – McMinnville HS
  • • Al Skinner, Baseball – Glide HS
  • • Monty Hawkins, Boys Soccer – Sherwood HS
  • • Eric Ball, Boys Tennis – Roseburg HS
  • • Marvin Gibbs, Boys Golf – Wallowa HS
  • • Bryan Butcher, Boys Swimming & Diving – Jesuit HS
  • • Nick McWilliams, Girls Basketball – South Salem HS
  • • Chris Richmond, Girls Swimming & Diving – North Bend HS
  • • Greg Grant, Girls Golf – Heppner HS
  • • Amber Rosa, Spirit – Sweet Home HS

NFHS Oregon State Coaches of the Year:

  • • Scott Kellar, Boys Basketball – Century HS
  • • Jake Huffman, Wrestling – Crook County HS
  • • Pieter Voskes, Boys Cross Country – North Medford HS
  • • Shannon Steele, Volleyball – Vale HS
  • • Ben Durano, Girls Soccer – Sunset HS
  • • Roni Illias, Softball (Fast Pitch) – Beaverton HS
  • • Dee Hahn, Girls Tennis – Henley HS


OTHER AWARDS PRESENTED AT THE 2017 OACA AWARDS BANQUET

  • ASSISTANT COACH OF THE YEAR – Ian Berge, Valley Catholic; Kenny Bresnihan, Hood River Valley HS; Erin Gould, Salem Academy; Mark Hess, Dallas HS; Jody Reeg, Southridge HS; Greg Rohr, Sam Barlow HS; Geraldine Rumpf, Sherwood HS; Matt Scrivner, Heppner HS; Troy Walker, North Salem HS
  • MIDDLE SCHOOL COACH OF THE YEAR – Rich Vasey, St. Mary’s School
  • UNIFIED SPORTS COACH OF THE YEAR – Charlie Newton, Rainier Jr/Sr HS; Robert Tadjikie, Bend Senior HS
  • OFFICIAL OF THE YEAR –  Vern Loy, RVBOA; Tina Toyas, North Coast
  • OAOA MERITORIOUS SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD – TBA
  • DAVE JOHNSON CONTRIBUTOR AWARD – Tony Koontz
  • MARV HEATER DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD – Cindy Simmons
  • COACHING WITH CHARACTER AWARD – Larry Binkerd, Hillsboro HS; Dave Gasser, Astoria HS; Brian Morse, Cascade Christian
  • • COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD – Lyle Mordhorst
  • MEDIA AWARD – Craig Birnbach, KATU; Nick Daschel, OregonLive

Applications for Assistant Coach of the Year, Jr./Mid High Coach of the Year, or Member of the Media, please write:

  1. Name of your nominee,
  2. The award you’re nominating for,
  3. Their school or organization,
  4. A brief paragraph explaining why you think this individual should receive the award, and
  5. Your name and school.

Please send your nominations to the OACA office at:

OACA
222 First Avenue West, Suite 220,
Albany, OR 97321

Or by email to: oacarob@gmail.com

Applications are due April 1st.