Huskies Name Nominees

Huskie Athletics is proud to announce the nominees for the Major 7 Awards to be handed out at the 2016 Huskie Salute on April 1 at TCU Place.

The Major 7 Awards are handed to those athletes who have had outstanding seasons for the green and white, as well as made big contributions on the field, in the classroom and in the community during their time with the Huskies.

Huskie Athletics will also honour Canada West All-Stars and Major Award Winners, CIS All-Canadians and Major Award Winners and fifth year athletes, as well as hand out the Trainer of the Year award.
And the nominees are…

Howard Nixon Trophy – Male Rookie of the Year

The Canada West Rookie of the Year…
Kohl Bauml, Hockey

Member of the Canada West All-Rookie Team…
Chan De Ciman, Basketball

Canada West & CIS Rookie of the Year…
CJ Gavlas, Volleyball

CIS First Team All-Canadian in the 4x200m relay…
Adam Paslawski, Track & Field

CIS First Team All-Canadian…
Erik Widing, Cross Country

Patricia Lawson Trophy – Female Rookie of the Year

Member of the Canada West All-Rookie Team…
Taylor Annala, Volleyball

The CIS Rookie of the Year and silver medalist…
Kiera Prior, Wrestling

E. Kent Phillips Trophy – Male Athlete of the Year

CIS Champion and Canada West Outstanding Wrestler…
Josh Bodnarchuk, Wrestling

CIS Goalie of the Year and Canada West MVP & Top Goalie…
Jordon Cooke, Hockey

A CIS First Team All-Canadian and Huskie record breaker…
Mitch Hillis, Football

Leading the Huskies attack and propelling them to the CIS Championship..
Jordan Nowakowski, Volleyball

Winning three Canada West gold medals and two CIS gold medals…
Garrett Peters, Track & Field

Mary Ethel Cartwright Trophy – Female Athlete of the Year

The Canada West MVP and a first team all-Canadian…
Laura Dally, Basketball

Canada West’s Most Outstanding Female Wrestler…
Katie Dutchak, Wrestling

A first team all-Canadian after leading all CIS defencemen in scoring…
Julia Flinton, Hockey

One of the Canada West’s top defenders and an All-Canadian…
Meagan Manson, Soccer

Winning a silver and a bronze at the CIS Championship…
Astrid Nyame

Rusty McDonald Trophy – All-Round Male Athlete

A Canada West major award winner, All-Academic and captain…
Luigi Bekwayo, Soccer

A Canada West major award winner and All-Academic…
Robert Graham, Volleyball

A Canada West & CIS major award winner and CIS Champion
Jared Olson, Track & Field

The leader of his team and a career All-Academic…
Evan Ostertag, Basketball

Valerie Girsberger Trophy – All-Round Female Athlete

A three time All-Canadian, former Canada West MVP…
Dalyce Emmerson, Basketball

A Canada West medalist and All-Academic…
Courtney Erickson, Track & Field

A Canada West All-Star, All-Academic and HAC representative…
Marley Ervine, Hockey

An All-Academic and leader for her team…
Carmen Gorlick, Soccer

A CIS medalist, Canada West Award Winner and All-Academic…
Annie Monteith, Wrestling
Colb McEwon – Coach of the Year
This award’s winner will be announced at Salute

Doors open for Huskie Salute begins at 8 p.m. The program begins at 8:15p.m. Guest are encouraged to show their Huskie Pride and include a splash of green in their outfit.

Tickets are available for teams through a HAC representative or by calling 306-966-1023. Ticket prices are $10.