Ottawa Titans 2008-2009 Awards Presented at the Annual Awards Banquet June 4, 2009 Hilton Garden Inn
Nancy Snihur ILWP Award - Titans ILWP Volunteer Award
Aniko Keller & Paul Fritz-Nemeth
'I Love Water Polo' and Recreational House League SPIRIT AWARDS A Spirit Award, given to one athlete from each of the 'I Love Water Polo' and Rec House League teams.
Brewer- Connor Rumbold
Walter Baker- Michael Caughey
BMRC- Matthew Scarlett
Pinecrest- Taylor MacLeod
Rec House League- Kyle Marriott
Heather Kaulbach Award - Titans Award of Merit - Given to one person each year for special contribution to the sport within the city.
Sherman Nelson Award - Volunteer of the Year – Awarded annually to one person.
Dave Hart Award - Titans Coach of the Year Award- Awarded to the Titans coach who best represents Coach Hart’s commitment to fair play, water polo and athlete development in the year in which it is given. No coach may receive it three consecutive years. Donated by Hurd and Penny Stein.
Bill Meyer Award - Titans Male Athlete of the Year - Given to one male athlete.
Waneek Horn Miller Award - Titans Female Athlete of the Year - Given to one female athlete.
Stéphanie Le Saux- Farmer
Zoltan Csepregi and Rachel Baxter Award - Titans Offensive Players of the Year - Given to one athlete from each of the competitive teams.
GW Sharks- John Conway
Manta Rays- Boris Misljencevic
Tiger Sharks- Maxim Hébert
Academy Boys- Aleksander Krsmanovic
Piranhas- Rebekka Steenkamer
Swordfish- Danielle Hirsh
Marlins- Alexa Zarins
Stingrays- Monique Sidebottom
Academy Girls- Tessa Johnston-Iafelice
Gabor Csepregi and Kasia Hart Award - Titans Defensive Players of the Year - Given to one athlete from each of the competitive teams.
GW Sharks- Lyle Brooks
Manta Rays- Alex Ricketts
Tiger Sharks- Jacob Millar
Academy Boys- Dusan Boskovic
Piranhas- Stéphanie Le Saux- Farmer
Swordfish- Veronica Rojas
Marlins- Sarah Branson
Stingrays- Demi Tremblay
Academy Girls- Stephanie Steenkamer
Todd Bealor and Rachel Riddell Award - Most Valuable Goalies - Awarded to 1 male and 1 female.
Female- Evie Marshall
Male- Ben Bouwer
Bela Szeri and Alison Davis Award - Titans Team of the Year - Given to one of the Competitive Teams.
Men’s 16U White Sharks
Coach: Jerry Tesanovic
Coach: Nick Forster
Team Manager: Christine Taschereau
Marianne Illing Award - Titans Academy Team Spirit – Given to one player from each of the Academy Teams.
Academy Girls- Roxanne LaRoche- Boisvert
Academy Boys- Boris Frlic
Bell TrueSport Award - Titans Sportsmanship Award - Given to one athlete from each of the competitive teams.
GW Sharks- Owen Kennedy
Manta Rays- Patrick Cauthers
Tiger Sharks- Andrew DiPerna
Academy Boys- Nick Davies
Piranhas- Gillian Massel
Swordfish- Audrey Caron
Marlins- Nancy Palanuk
Stingrays- Johanna Pinto Lee
Academy Girls- Megan MacCormac
Sarah Green Award - A memoriam award presented to a first-year female competitive player who is making a determined effort to meet the sudden demands and challenges that this level of commitment places on a new player. Someone who works at improving, who can smile and laugh while adapting to the demands of the sport.
CERTIFICATES: Graduating Athlete Awards - Awarded to Titans players ‘graduating’ from the 18U program.
Anne Chinneck, #12
Emily Hodgson, #7
Stéphanie Le Saux- Farmer, #13
Gillian Massel, #7
Rachel Stein, #1
Evie Massel, #1
John Conway, #10
Boris Misljencevic, #5
Frédéric Proulx, #14
Alexander Ricketts, #13
Luke Shaw, #12
Luke Spooner, #8
Stéphane Walter, #4
Other Certificates - Team Managers:
Piranhas- Penny Stein
Swordfish- Valerie Walker
Marlins- Harry Zarins
Stingrays- Sue Sidebottom
Great White Sharks- Christine Taschereau
Manta Rays- Denise Walter
Tiger Sharks- Vicki Plant
Academy Brewer- Milenko Krsmanovic
Academy Walter Baker- Natasha Tchentsova
Academy Pinecrest- Jovan Krstic
Academy Orleans- Paul Fritz-Nemeth and Aniko Keller
Merchandise Coordinator- Christine Taschereau
Titans Cup Tournament Chair- Colin Kelly
Titans Invitational Tournament Chair- Beverly Davis
22U Nationals Tournament Chair- Carolyn McGill and Yew Lee
Webmasters- John Chinneck, Greg Sidebottom, Rob Long
Loblaws Coordinator- Evelyn LaRoche
NCWPL Coordinator- Joanne Paterson