Distinguished Service Award

The Distinguished Service Award is presented annually at the ISRA State Singles Championships.  Criteria for consideration include commitment to the sport of racquetball; quality of service to the ISRA and its members; and accomplishments benefiting the sport and its players. Any USAR/ISRA member may make nominations. Each annual winner, chosen by the ISRA Governing Board from the pool of nominees, is honored at the ISRA State Singles Championships.

Distinguished Service Award – past recipients:

Tom Street (1978) Bob Troyer (1979) Art Michaely (1980) Gay Kenna (1981)
Jim Harper (1982) Jim Cartwright (1983) Alan Shetzer (1984) Clyde Senters (1985)
Diane Gabrisko (1986) Geoff Peters (1986) Bill Feigen (1987) Alvin Barasch (1988)
Judy Young (1989) Bill Roberts (1990) Al Danielwicz (1991) Bill Piggott (1992)
Rich Clay (1993) Dave Negrete (1994) Lori Kaiser (1995) Brian Stuertz (1996)
Diane DeArmas (1997) T.J. Ferro (1998) Laurel Davis (1999) Rich Clay (2000)
Mike Davern (2001) Pam Grace (2002) Cheryl Kirk (2003) Patrice Calvi (2004)
Geoff Peters (2005) Doug Halverson (2006) Laurel Davis (2007) Michelle Halverson (2008)
Cheryl Kirk (2009) Lori Good (2010) Diane Bunker (2011) Marian Bala (2012)
Marla Cusano (2013) John O’Donnell, Jr. (2014) Marian Bala (2015) Dan Jaskier (2016)
Cheryl Kirk (2017) Dolores Lamberson (2018)    

Nomination(s) should include your name, address, day and evening phone numbers, the name of the nominee(s), and the reasons why that person(s) should receive the award, including a list of achievements. Note: The more detailed the nominations, the better chance your nominee(s) will have!