Congratulations to the 2015
VADA Shel Gafford Memorial Award for
Excellence in Sportmanship
Barbara Wiefelstede (CC)
2014: Alison Douglas (CC)
2013: Nicky Vogel (FR)
2012: Debbie Marriott (NV)
2011: Candy Allen (NV)
2010: Sharon Ackley (FR) &
Gardy Bloemers (CH)
2009: No Nominations
2008: Robin Dannels (NV)
2007: Janice Munford (SE)
2006: Peggy Minnich (FR)
2005: Jessie Ginsburg (NV)
2004: Barbara Ellis (FR)
2003: No Nominations
2001: Alison Head (NV)
2000: Marilyn Leonard (SE)
1999: Molly Layfield (CC)
1998: Catherine Sutton (CH)
1997: Nancy Lowey (CH)
1996: Ann Edwards (SE)
1995: Debbie Bowman (CH) &
Bettina Longaker (CH)
Starting in 2015, this Award will allow
previous recipients to be nominated and
voted on after ten (10) years
after they last were awarded it.
The Nominations are due on AUGUST 1, to
Bettina Longaker (electronic submission is preferred). The Votes will be tallied
and recorded by OCTOBER 31.
Congratulations to the
2015 VADA Volunteer of the Year
BETH RIPPEL (SE)
Updated for 2016:
2017 VADA Annual Banquet
Feb 5, 2017
Boar's Head Inn
It's not too late!
2016 Award Winners
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