Tietze Memorial Award

The long-standing Irving B. Tietze Memorial Award is presented to Splash Club members who have continued their swimming careers at the collegiate level. Established in 1966, the award honors Irving B. Tietze, a dedicated Splash Club parent who died suddenly at the age of 49. He had four children, two of whom who participated in Splash Club (Paul and Mary Jane). Mr. Tietze volunteered tirelessly for Splash Club, impacting the lives of swimmers and parents alike with his enthusiasm and positive attitude.

All-Time Tietze Memorial Award Recipients & Collegiate Swimmers

2018-2019 Tietze Award Recipients

Greta Olsen (University of Kansas) 

Delaney Shipman (Drury University)  

Kate Steward (University of Kansas)

 

Did you do your best? If you have your own internal record straight that's all that matters.

-Irving Tietze