April 20, 2019
Montana Swimming recognized two outstanding officials at the 2019 Short Course State Championships in Missoula. Matt Yovich (BOZ) was named the Excellence in Officiating award winner. This award recognizes the outstanding official in the LSC. Also nominated were Jim Hebness (Great Falls), Susan Huckeby (BTST), and Kurt Kaufman (BAC).
Steve Qunell (KATS) was named the Mark Hallgrimson Stroke and Turn Official of the Year. The award is named for the long time Missoula official and recognizes an outstanding stroke and turn or chief judge official in the LSC. Also nominated was Tracey Flikkema (BMA).
Congratulations to Matt and Steve as the outstanding officials in Montana Swimming!