2020 NYSRRA Awards

NYSSRA U16 Overall State Champions: Awarded to the male and female U16 that has the lowest total place points for all events contested. – Karleigh Hollister (NYSEF-WF) and Rowen Norfolk (NYSEF-WF, Northwood)

·       NYSSRA U16 Horst Weber Award: This award goes to the U16 New York racer who best reflects unselfish sportsmanship and has shown these traits by their ski results, dedication, determination and accomplishment in the sport of ski racing. – Sonja Toishi, NYSEF Winter Term.

·       NYSSRA U16 Most Improved Award: The recipients, one boy and one girl, are elected for significant improvement over a two year period based primarily on race results while they are a U16 athlete.   – Karleigh Hollister and Ben Poisson (NYSEF-WF)

·       NYSSRA Connie Webster Volunteer Of The Year: Awarded to a volunteer within their council who provides leadership skills and a generous spirit towards all of our racers in NYSSRA. – Bob Nessle, NYSEF-Gore.

·       NYSSRA Coach of The Year: Through dedication to athletes, perseverance and an ongoing interest in coach education, this person has demonstrated excellence in coaching alpine ski racing in New York. – Jim Catalano, NYSEF-Belleayre.

·       NYSSRA Don Jugle Memorial Award: This annual award is presented to an outstanding individual/organization who exhibits hard work, dedication, unselfishness, and/or sponsorship to preserve fairness in ski racing in order that those racers who start at the end have as equal a chance as those starting first. – Terry DelliQuadri, Northwood School