Caltech Student-Athletes Honored

The 17th Annual Caltech All Sports Awards Show took place on Thursday evening at the Cahill Center.

All Sports Award Photo Gallery

Over 75 percent of the student-athletes attended the Oscar style event. There were nine different award winners which were nominated by and voted on by the Caltech athletic department.

Winners for the 2010-2011 Academic Year --

Outstanding Frosh
This award is given to a freshman male and female student athlete who has made the most outstanding contribution intercollegiate athletics this school year.

Male Athlete -- Todd Cramer (Basketball) Acceptance Speech
Female Athlete -- Paige Logan (Volleyball, Basketball, Track & Field) Acceptance Speech


Francis W. Davis Outstanding Female Athlete of the Year
This award is given to the female student athlete who has made the most outstanding contribution in intercollegiate athletics this school the award maybe given to a female student athlete in any class.

Team Sport - Teri Juarez (Basketball) Acceptance Speech
Individual Sport - Laura Decker (Fencing) Acceptance Speech


Male Athlete of the Year
This award is given to the male student athlete who has made the most outstanding contribution in intercollegiate athletics this school. The award maybe given to a male student athlete in any class.

Team Sport - Jack Blackwood (Water Polo) Acceptance Speech
Individual Sport - Alex Lapides (Track & Field) Acceptance Speech

Directors Award
This award is given to a senior student athlete (Male & Female) who has made the most outstanding contribution in intercollegiate athletics during their entire Caltech athletics career in terms of athletic performance and intangibles. This award is given to a senior who has a two-year minimum participation on an intercollegiate team.

Male - Anton Bongio Karmman (Cross Country, Track & Field) Presentation, Acceptance Speech
Female - Kati Peters (Volleyball, Water Polo) Acceptance Speech

Most Outstanding Athlete
This award is given to the student athlete (male or female) who has made the most outstanding contribution in intercollegiate during their entire Caltech athletics career in terms of ability, loyalty, leadership and interest. By the wish of the donor, the award shall be presented only in such years as there is a worthy outstanding athlete. More than one athlete may receive this award if they are worthy of recognition. Although it is not required, it is recommended the nominee be a senior.

Ryan Elmquist (Basketball) Acceptance Speech

During the show Caltech's SAAC group award their annual staff appreciation prize to Vince Riley for his 20+ years of service to the Caltech athletic program.

Also recognized were Alex Lapides and Stephanie Wuerth as the Beavers SCIAC Scholar Athlete.