C. Vivian Stringer Coaching Award

C. Vivian Stringer Coaching Award

CRITERIA: The C. Vivian Stringer Coaching Award is presented to an individual who has experienced outstanding achievement as a coach for female teams. This person should exhibit a high standard of propriety, imagination, and innovation as a character-builder in the tradition of great teacher-coaches.

Previous Recipients

2016
Martha Karolyi – National Team Coordinator for USA Gymnastics, 2016 Rio Olympic Games
2015
Dawn Staley – Head Women’s Basketball Coach, University of South Carolina
2014
Ann Muffet McGraw – Notre Dame Head Women’s Basketball Coach, Six NCAA Final Fours, 2001 National Champions
2013
Sylvia Hatchell – Women’s Head Basketball Coach at the U. of North Carolina
2012
Kim Mulkey – Head Women’s Basketball Coach at Baylor University
2011
Teri McKeever – Head Women’s Swimming and Diving Coach, University of California, Berkeley
2010
Melody Davidson – Head Coach, Canada’s National Women’s Hockey Team
2009
Kelly Amonte Hiller – Northwestern University lacrosse
2008
Pia Sundhage – Team USA soccer
2007
Suzanne Yoculan – University of Georgia gymnastics
2006
Brenda Frese – University of Maryland basketball
2005
Jan Hutchinson – Bloomsburg University field hockey and softball
2004
Sue Enquist – UCLA softball
2003
Jeanette Bolden – UCLA women’s track
2002
Sarah Patterson – University of Alabama gymnastics
2001
Amy Ruley – North Dakota St. University women’s basketball