May 26, 2019
Montana Swimming is pleased to announce the following individuals were selected as award winners during the recent 2019 spring House of Delegates meeting. Congratulations to everyone!
Phillips 66 Outstanding Service Award: Rosanne Flann, Billings Aquatic Club
Rosanne is a long time referee who willing gives of her time to help at numerous local, state and upper level US Swimming meets and at high school swim meets.
Male Athlete of the Year: Ethan Harder, Billings Aquatic Club
Female Athlete of the Year: Katharine Berkoff, Missoula Aquatic Club
The athlete of the year award is based on the individual's top five Hy-Tek power point individual swims over the past year. This is the fourth year in a row these two outstanding athletes have received the athlete of the year honors. Both have significant national and international swimming experience and will attend college in the fall of 2019.
Male Sportsperson of the year: Jack Leuthold (Billings Aquatic Club) and Jack Wolgamot (Missoula YMCA Swim Team)
Female Sportsperson of the Year: Claire Becker, Missoula YMCA Swim Team
Sportsperson of the year nominees must be junior or seniors in high school and exhibit leadership, good sportsmanship, and be actively involved with their club, school, and community.
Jack Wolgamot, MYST
Claire Becker, MYST