USATF Pacific


USATF Pacific Awards

    • CLICK HERE  for Recognition Awards Banquet Timeline, Award Descriptions, Procedures.
    • Awards Committee Chairs: Ryan Cowley: [email protected]; Leroy Milam: email; phone: 510.581-2903

4th Annual USATF Pacific Awards Ceremony, Saturday, January 27, 2024, 4:45pm to 8pm

The well-attended 4th Annual Recognition Awards Ceremony, held at its new venue, the brentwood Memorial Veterans’ Hall was another success. CLICK HERE to relive the event by reviewing the online program and the extensive slide show!

3rd Annual USATF Pacific Awards Ceremony, February 4, 2023

Over 80 association members attended our third annual Awards Ceremony in South San Francisco. Relive the event and learn about our amazing awardees – be they athletes or service committee members – by checking out the event’s Awards Program: Pages 1-17 | Pages 18-34

2nd Annual USATF Pacific Awards Ceremony (Zoom), February 12, 2022

On the Banquet’s Webpage, you will find the Zoom recording of the entire ceremony and its extensive program. It includes different sports disciplines’ awards, two Tom Moore Awardees, the Hall of Fame Inductees, and the PA Service Award recipients.

1st Annual USATF Pacific Awards Banquet, February 1, 2020

On the Banquet’s Webpage, you will find photos and the event’s program that contains all the 2019 awardees for the different sports disciplines as well as  the Tom Moore Award recipient, the Hall of Fame Inductees, and the PA Service Award recipients.


2015 Pacific Association Tom Moore Awardees:
L to R: Awards Chair Leroy Milam; Awardees Deanne Vochatzer (who also accepted the posthumous award for Jon Vochatzer) and Jean Snuggs; PA President Dave Shrock (photo by Jim Hume)
PAUSATF 2016 Service Award Recipients

2016 Pacific Association Service Awardees:
L to R: Awards Chair Leroy Milam; Awardees Charlotte Sneed, Thomas Vincent, Jennifer Oliver, and Carl Bryant; PA President Dave Shrock; not present Phil Leake, Les Ong, Jeff Teeters (photo by Jim Hume)

TOM MOORE AWARDEES (biography of Tom Moore)


Accomplishments of PA Hall of Fame Awardees: 2007 – 2015

  • 2007 – George Kleeman; Lori Maynard; Sonny Maynard; Horace Crow; Tom Moore; Dr. Harmon Brown
  • 2008 – Ed Miller (coach); Richard Connors
  • 2009 – Robert ‘Pod’ Podkaminer
  • 2011 – Don Bailes: Description of Accomplishments
  • 2014 – Don Bowden, Irene Obera, Ed Burke, Ruth Anderson: Description of Accomplishments
  • 2015 – Harry Marra, Rick Milam, Barbara Miller, John Powell, Suzy Powell-Roos, Mac (Maurice) Wilkins: Description of Accomplishments
  • 2016 – Roxanne Anderson (Atkins) (posthumously), Delos L. Dotta (posthumously), Daniel D. Dotta (posthumously), Helen Klein, Shirley Matson, George Newlon (posthumously), Linda Somers Smith, Thomas Trimble (posthumously), Sal Vasquez, Harry Young (posthumously); Photos and Accomplishments
  • 2017 – Stacy Dragila, Sister Marion Irvine, Magdalena Lewy-Boulet, Joan (Coleman) Ottoway, Ian Reed, Charlie Sheppard, Bob Shor (posthumously); Photos and Accomplishments
  • 2018 – Stephanie Brown-Trafton, Shirley Connors, Kathy Hammond, Jim Hume Photos and accomplishments
  • 2019 – Bill Clark, Irene Herman, Mark Winitz
  • 2021 – Augie Augabright, Brutus Hamilton, Payton Jordan, Brian Maxwell, Ed Parker, Will Stephens, Lloyde ‘Bud’ Winter, Stan Wright Accomplishments and photos
  • 2022 – Nancy Ditz Accomplishments and photos



Click here for Annual PA Officials Awardees page


Click here for the Annual PA Coaches Legacy Awards page