WELCOME TO THE 2004
ATHLETICS AWARDS BANQUET

Vanier College hosted the annual Athletic Awards Banquet at Buffet Kim Kwok in Ville St. Laurent on May 4th. This event honours student athletes and coaches who excel in Vanier's Athletics Program.

Special mention goes to the Athletes-of-the-Year, Dwayne Buckley of the Men's AAA Basketball team and Pascale Deschamps of both the Women's Soccer and Women's Rugby teams. We invite you now to view the full list of winners as well as to see some of the photos that were taken that night.



Assistant Athletics Coordinator Bruce Ruiter (left) stands next to
Donny Insogna, the "Voice of the Cheetahs" and MC for the evening.

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TEAM AWARDS
MIP (Most Improved Player) and MVP (Most Valuable Player)

AAA MEN'S BASKETBALL

Adrian Sapp and Mark D'Agostino receive
their MIP Awards from Coach Andrew Hertzog


Dwayne Buckley receives his MVP Award from Coach Andrew Hertzog

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AAA WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

Ebony Morris receives her MIP Award from Coach Chantal Vallée


Dranadia Roc receives her MVP Award from Coach Chantal Vallée

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AA MEN'S BASKETBALL

Saad Beg receives his MIP Award from Coach Bengi Vidicek


Fahad Beg receives his MVP Award from Coach Bengi Vidicek

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Stan Unger (right) presents the All-Star Awards

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MEN'S RUGBY

Nikitas Fotakis receives his MIP Award from Ron Chiasson


Morgan Herrick receives his MVP Award from Ron Chiasson

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WOMEN'S RUGBY

Robin Hunter receives her MIP Award from Ron Chiasson


Crystal Beaucage receives her MVP Award from Ron Chiasson

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MEN'S FOOTBALL - Offensive Awards

Joel Forbes receives his MIP Award fro Coach Peter Chryssomalis


Pascal Fils receives his MVP Award fro Coach Peter Chryssomalis

MEN'S FOOTBALL - Defensive Awards

Sammy Okpro receives his MVP Award fro Coach Peter Chryssomalis
(Absent that night was MIP-Defense winner Nathan Agadzi)

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WOMEN'S SOCCER

Alex Borja presents the MIP Award to co-winners
Anna Maria Avram and Francesca Cozzucoli


Alex Borja presents the MVP Award to Pascale Deschamps

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FLAG FOOTBALL (WOMEN)

Karine Gagné receives her MIP Award from Rick Yuen


Adrianna Hamelin receives her MVP Award from Rick Yuen

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VOLLEYBALL (MIXED)

Award is presented to Pierre Licyayo (center) by Doug Miller (left)
of The Learning Centre and Dany Brown (right) of Student Services

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MEN'S SOCCER

Coach Mike Morzajew presents the MIP Award to Giustin Hétu


Coach Mike Morzajew presents the MVP Award to Joe Buggemi

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WRESTLING

Coach Victor Zilberman presents the MIP Award to Serguei Guevorkian


Coach Victor Zilberman presents the MVP Award to Tim Wadsworth


SPECIAL INDIVIDUAL AWARDS
(Note: Click on the winner's name to get the
whole story of the award and its recipient)

INTRAMURAL PARTICIPATION

Pierre Licyayo receives his award from
Nita Cheong, Director of Financial Services

ALUMNI AWARD (FOOTBALL)

Marilyn More, Acadenic Advisor, presents the award to William Miller

PETER FOX SCHOLARSHIP

Coach Andrew Herzog presents the award to Paget Berridge

MANAGER OF THE YEAR

Won by Chris Schroetter of the Football team
(The award is accepted by
team coach Peter Chryssomalis on behalf of
Chris, who was unable to attend, from Academic Dean Peter Ross)

ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS
Presented to athletes who maintain an average of 80% or more

Faculty deans Fred Macdonald, Fran Davis and Heather Lewis present the plaque to
Isabelle Daoust (top winner) from the Flag Football team, with an average of 90.7%,
Isabelle accepted the award on behalf of all the other winners listed below:
Men's Rugby team, Derek Boyce
Football team, Steven Guenette
Women's Basketball team, Julie-Anne Thomas Drolet
Men's Soccer team, Yaw Agyei
Men's Soccer team, Alejandro Julian
Women's Rugby team, Meghan Whyte
Football team, Matthew Hannouche
AA Men's Basketball team, Renaud Chasse
Women's Soccer team, Ana Maria Avram

VANIER ALUMNI DUAL SPORT ATHLETE

Vanier Director General Michael Macchiagodena
presents the award to Pascale Deschamps

COACH OF THE YEAR

Men's Soccer Coach Mike Morzajew accept the award
from Sam Kay, Director of Administrative Services

ATHLETE OF THE YEAR - FEMALE

Pacale Deschamps from the Women's Soccer team is this year's winner

ATHLETE OF THE YEAR - MALE

Dwayne Buckley of the AAA Men's Basketball team is this year's winner


CANDID PHOTOS TAKEN AT THE BANQUET



IF YOU HAVE OTHER CANDID PHOTOS FROM THAT EVENING YOU'D LIKE TO SUBMIT, EMAIL THEM
TO THIS ADDRESS, INCLUDING TEXT IDENTIFYING THOSE PICTURED WHENEVER POSSIBLE.


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