Award Winners

The Ruth Ingram Fan of the Year Award
In recognition of a Lady Lion Basketball fan for outstanding enthusiasm and support

  • 2015 Joe Mykolayko
  • 2014 Gorman Findley
  • 2013 Barbara “Babs” Wolfe
  • 2012 Paul Warnick
  • 2011 Uta Trogele
  • 2010 Charles and Jo Dumas
  • 2008 Hubie Wian
  • 2007 Kay Benton and Sallie Treese
  • 2003 Sigrid Byers

The Kent Petersen Student Fan of the Year Award
In recognition of a student fan who shows enthusiasm and support of Lady Lion Basketball

  • 2015 Kaycee Keith
  • 2014 Brian Mundy and Stefanie Day
  • 2013 Robert Hunter
  • 2012 Maddy Pryor
  • 2011 Timothy Gabel
  • 2010 Krista Musser and Kyle Peck
  • 2008 Jessica Bogniak
  • 2007 “The Other Lady Lions” (TOLL)
  • 2003 Dave Hoffman

The Hank Gambocurta Award
In recognition of outstanding service to Lady Lion Basketball

  • 2015 Kristina Petersen
  • 2014 Kish Bank and Miriam Powell
  • 2013 The Red Dragons, the Lady Lions’ male practice squad
  • 2012 Susan Leath and The Centre Daily Times
  • 2011 Deb Mulhatten, Collegiate Pride
  • 2010 Mimi Barash Coppersmith
  • 2008 Tim Curley
  • 2007 Jenn James
  • 2003 Tammy Leathers

The Robin Lombard Award
In recognition of those qualities which exemplify the true spirit of Lady Lion Basketball

  • 2015 no award given
  • 2014 Lindsey Spann
  • 2013 Mia Nickson
  • 2012 Mia Nickson
  • 2010 Nicole Arcidiacono
  • 2008 Nicole Arcidiacono
  • 2007 Meggan Quinn
  • 2003 Tanesha Wright

The Jeanette Goss Courage/Leadership Award
In recognition of outstanding courage by a Lady Lion in overcoming adversity

  • 2015 no award given
  • 2014 Ariel Edwards
  • 2013 Gizelle Studevent
  • 2012 Mia Nickson
  • 2011 Julia Trogele
  • 2010 Meredith Monroe
  • 2008 Mashea Williams
  • 2007 Kam Gissendanner
  • 2003 Hazel Joseph

The Academic Achievement Award
In recognition of outstanding academic achievement by a Lady Lion

  • 2015 no award given
  • 2014 Lindsey Spann
  • 2013 Dara Taylor
  • 2012 Tori Waldner
  • 2011 Ariel Edwards
  • 2010 Janessa Wolff
  • 2008 Janessa Wolff
  • 2007 Amanda Brown
  • 2003 Jennifer Brendan

The Joanie O’Brien Award
In recognition of Lady Lion Basketball’s most outstanding player

  • 2015 no award given
  • 2014 Maggie Lucas
  • 2013 Maggie Lucas & Alex Bentley
  • 2012 Maggie Lucas
  • 2011 Julia Trogele and Alex Bentley
  • 2010 Tyra Grant
  • 2008 Kam Gissendanner
  • 2007 Amanda Brown
  • 2003 Kelly Mazzante

The Tom Caldwell Award
In recognition of the “Unsung Hero”of Lady Lion Basketball

  • 2015 no award given
  • 2014 Fred Chmiel, Kia Damon, Maren Walseth
  • 2013 Nikki Greene
  • 2012 Dara Taylor
  • 2011 Marisa Wolfe
  • 2010 Meggan Quinn and Mia Nickson
  • 2008 Meggan Quinn
  • 2007 Mashea Williams
  • 2003 Jess Brungo

Most Improved Player Award

  • 2015 no award given
  • 2014 Talia East and Ariel Edwards
  • 2012 Talia East and Ariel Edwards
  • 2011 Zhaque Gray
  • 2010 Marisa Wolfe and Nikki Greene
  • 2008 Brianne O’Rourke and Meredith Monroe

Collegiate Pride Defensive Player of the Year Award

  • 2015 no award given
  • 2014 Dara Taylor
  • 2013 Dara Taylor
  • 2012 Alex Bentley
  • 2011 Nikki Greene
  • 2010 Renee Womack