2021 SUMMER ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

MOST IMPROVED: 1 JUNIOR & 1 SENIOR

First year swimmers are not eligible. Chosen by the Awards Committee based on number of Best Times and amount of time taken off each stroke:

Junior: Theo GLube Telford

Senior: Simon Makuch

MOST VALUABLE: 1 JUNIOR & 1 SENIOR

‘O’ Category swimmers are not eligible. Based on the total number of points earned during the summer season for the Club. 

Junior: Jack Edgell

Senior: Sophie Postlethwaite

 

BEST ALL ROUND TROPHY: JUNIOR & SENIOR

(Can be more than 1) based on overall swimming achievement throughout the season.

Junior: Kiva Edgell

Senior: Linnea Hopkins 

 

SUMMER SPIRIT AWARDS

These awards are based on attitude, commitment, perseverance, sportsmanship, and attendance/behavior at practices. 

 

COACH AWARD: 

First year swimmers only.

  • Mikayla Liang & Cara Higgins

 

MARCEL PORTIER AWARD:  

For swimmers who demonstrate outstanding work ethic and commitment.  First year not eligible.

  • Evan Stoffelsma & Owen Hunter-Siebert

 

SPIRIT OF THE PIRANHAS AWARD:

 1 Senior, Chosen by the Awards Committee. This award recognizes the unsung heroes of the Piranha Swim Club and is given to a swimmer who has persistently worked hard over many, many numbers of years. The criteria for this award is not points earned in swim meets or best times but rather by hard work, positive attitude, and dedication.

  • Izzy Miller​

SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD:

1 Male and 1 Female. The recipient must be cooperative, supportive, respectful, considerate, display a positive attitude and a good role model.

  • Tessa Hunter-Siebert & Mason Strosher 

AL PORTIER MEDALLIONS:

These medallions are awarded to swimmers who have done something exceptional in or out of the pool at a swim meet.

  • Mia Paterson

 

VOLUNTEER AWARD:

  • Lily Edgell 

 

OUTSTANDING STROKE AWARDS

These awards are chosen by the Coaches in consultation with the Awards Committee to recognize outstanding stroke technique and performance. Consideration will be given to the number of points earned for each stroke throughout the season, the competitiveness of the age category that year, dedication at practices, and attitude.

 

Webb Butterfly Trophy :

  • Zoe Paterson, Melia Strosher 

 

Walker Backstroke Trophy:

  • Katie Postlethwaite, Liam Rankin

 

MacDonald Breastroke Trophy:

  • Myla Fryers, Wyatt Benson

 

Dean Free Style Trophy:

  • Addison Tait, Eliot Tait

 

Individual Medley (Jackson):

  • Mackenzie Braun, Frank Edgell, Torsten Hopkins