Wildman Award Winners



Full List of Past Wildman Award Winners

 

The Ted Wildman Memorial Trophy

Awarded to the senior or graduating player who exemplified to the highest degree the traits of sportsmanship, leadership, gentlemanly conduct, and who has maintained good scholarship.

1976 - Tom Arnott

1975 - Bruce Norris

1974 - Dan Cornwell

1973 - Greg Schiefele

1972 - Ted McEachern

1971 - Dan Westlake

1970 - Bill Morrison, Dave Clarke

1969 - Steve Stewart

1968 - Terry Hemming

1967 - John Vandenberg

1966 - Gary Scott

1965 - Bruce Groves

1964 - Ted Barron

1963 - Jim MacMillan

1962 - Ray German

1961 - Dave Hume

1960 - D. Ward, J. Henry

1959 - Robert F. Keith

1958 - William G. Sproule

1957 - Robert Barmore Eillin

1956 - Dave Francis

1955 - Robert Hart

1954 - Mark Raithby

1953 - Fraser Kerr

1952 - Larry W. Burt

1951 - Robert J. Steckle

1950 - John w. Raithby, John F. Cote

1949 - John M. Baker

1948 - Walter W. Packman

1947 - John D. Harvey

1946 - Bert C. Matthews

1940 - George F. F. Reynolds

1939 - Ross A. Chapman

1937 - William F. Mitchell

1936 - Frank Van Every Macdonald

1935 - Beverley Everitt Macdonald

1934 - Norman Albert Folland

1933 - George Wallace Mills

1932 - Sidney Henry

2016 - Rob Carnegie

2015 - Pat McGrath

2014 - Robert Farquharson

2013 - Taylor Palmer

2012 - Zach Androschuk

2011 - Jedd Gardner

2010 - Matt Rossetti

2009 - Jeff Cain

2008 - Groaeme Reed

2007 - Adam Slomer

2006 - Colin Dyer

2005 - Adam Carapella

2004 - Andrew Oosterhuis

2003 - Mike Dougherty

2002 - Norm Nasser, Jonathan Bohneri

2001 - Sean Spender

2000 - Jeremy Oxley

1999 - Nick Gallo

1998 - Joel Varty

1997 - Ian McQueen, Peter Partridge

1996 - Ryan Strom

1995 - Kip Wigmore

1994 - Mark Dragich

1993 - Rob Wesseling

1992 - Dan Walker

1991 - Charles Sims

1990 - Calvin Nigh

1989 - Tom Dimitroff

1988 - Bob McLay

1987 - Jim Farrell

1986 - Mike Knighton

1985 - John Godrey

1984 - Peter Simpson

1983 - Sam Benincasa

1982 - Scott Hobson

1981 - Harry Doering

1980 - Ron Lively

1979 - Tim Jewson

1978 - Mark Brown, Steve Hales

1977 - Vaughn Wright

 

Pflug Family Community Service award

2016 - Orion Edwards

2015 - Matt Nesbitt

 

Special Teams Player of the Year

 

2005 - Mark Russell

2004 - Sean Riley

2003 - Peter Degouw

2002 - Andrew Oosterhuis

2001 - Norm Nasser

2000 - Norm Nasser, Mike Palmer

1999 - Jason Stoter

1998 - Norm Nasser

1997 - Scott Gordon

1996 - Dan Conroy

1995 - Dan Conroy

Donated by The 25th Man, 1996

2016 - Job Reinhart

2015 - Gabe Ferraro, Ryan Nieuwesteeg

2014 - Daniel Ferraro, Ryan Nieuwesteeg

2013 - Andrew Graham

2012 - Cam Walker

2011 - Bryan Dunjko

2010 - Jake Reinhart

2009 - Rob Maver

2008 - Rob Maver

2007 - Rob Maver

2006 - Rob Maver

 

Gryphon Football Captain's Award

Presented annually to a senior or graduating player who has exemplified the qualities of discipline & determination along with an empowering commitment to the football program over his career. Donate by the Captains of 2004

2009 - Josh McCreight

2008 - Gord Fairty

2007 - Lorne Foster

2006 - Aaron Carruth

2005 - Steve O'Brien

2004 - Mark Antonelli

 

2016 - Tristan Doughlin

2015 - Andrew Graham

2014 - Curtis Newton

2013 - Luke Nangle

2012 - Mike Bossman Fortino

2011 - Kevin Campbell

2010 - Jordan Coburne

 

Kyle Walters Award

2012 - Cody O'Neill

2011 - Zach Androschuk

2010 - Bryan Dunjko

2016 - James Roberts

2015 - Nick Parisotto

2014 - Alex Charette

2013 - Pat McGrath

 

The Donald Forster Trophy

Awarded annually to the most valuable player of the University of Guelph Football team. Presented in 1983 in memory of the late University of Guelph President

1997 - Nathan Body

1996 - Kyle Walters

1995 - Kyle Walters

1994 - Kevin Reid

1993 - Steve McKee

1992 - Mike O'Shea

1991 - Frank Marof

1990 - Chuck Sims

1989 - Mike Shoemaker

1988 - Mike Shoemaker

1987 - Dan Wicklum

1986 - Darryl Skuse

1985 - Mark Hurst

1984 - Parri Ceci

1983 - Jed Tommy

1982 - Mike Eykens

1981 - Carmen Sferrazza

1980 - Harry Doering

2016 - Luke Korol

2015 - John Rush

2014 - Jazz Lindsey

2013 - Alex Charette, Saxon Lindsey

2012 - Robert Farquharson

2011 - Jedd Gardner

2010 - Nick Fitzgibbon

2009 - Nick Fitzgibbon

2008 - Jedd Gardner

2007 - Nick Fitzgibbon

2006 - Dave McKoy

2005 - Jeff Keegan

2004 - Chris McIntyre

2003 - Andrew Oosterhuis

2002 - Mike Palmer

2001 - Mike Palmer

2000 - Jeremy Oxley

1999 - Nick Gallo

1998 - Gerrit Stam

 

Granite Gryphon Award

2016 - Aidan Fraser

2015 - James Roberts

2014 - Curtis Newton

 

Academic Support Award

Presented annually to the professor, tutor, counsellor, or other individual who best supports the football program and its academic goals

2016 - Jason Dodd

2015 - Nick Pankerichan

2014 - Sarah Goody

 

The Richard p. Kohler Perseverance award

Presented to the Gryphon Football Player who exemplifies courage, drive and a fighting spirit to overcome adversity in the quest for excellence - "bonds are born through adversity". In memory of Ricky Kohler, #75, Gryphon Football 1983-1987, a champion on and off the field

2016 - Geoff Bezruchko

2015 - Daniel Palmer-Salmon

2014 - Tristan Doughlin

 

The stuart lang trophy - offensive player of the year

Awarded annually to the most outstanding offensive player of the University of Guelph Football Team. Donated by the 2015 Yates Cup Champions

2016 - Andrew Pickett

2015 - Jacob Scarfone

 

Lineman of the year

Awarded annually to the most outstanding lineman of the University of Guelph Football team. Donated by The 25th Man, 1991

2001 - Elvio Bomben

2000 - Jeremy Oxley

1999 - Jeremy Oxley

1998 - Kip Zavitz

1997 - Jeff MacIntyre

1996 - Bill Vastis

1995 - Chris Camboia

1994 - Hugh Tharby

1993 - Rob Wesseling

1992 - Rob Wesseling

1991 - Shawn Hagarty

1990 - Brett McCallum

1989 - Paul Dragojlovich

1988 - Gus Alevizos

2016 - Derek Drouillard

2015 - Matt Toppan

2014 - Matt Nesbitt

2013 - Cam Thorn

2012 - Mike Millar

2011 - Jake Piotrowski

2010 - Andrew Crosby

2009 - Ryan Bomben

2008 - Grant MacDonald

2007 - Chris Hladich

2006 - Andy Vankerrebroeck

2005 - Mike Dougherty

2004 - Anthony Mason

2003 - Anthony Mason

2002 - Chris Demaiter, Mike Dougherty

 

Unsung Hero

Presented to the player who has done the most with the least recognition

2013 - Wayne Ego

2012 - Alex Ross

2011 - Zachary Bader-Shamai

2016 - Zach Buchan

2015 - Alex Ross

2014 - Alec Reid

 

The Tom dimitroff trophy - defensive player of the year

Awarded annually to the most outstanding defensive player of the University of Guelph Football team. Donated by The 25th Man, 1991

2001 - Mike Hradil

2000 - Jeff Keene

1999 - Mike Hradil

1998 - Bill Brown

1997 - Kevin Mellow

1996 - Matt Hammer

1995 - Todd Storms

1994 - Todd Storms

1993 - Steve McKee

1992 - Mike O'Shea

1991 - Mike O'Shea

1990 - Bryan Maltby

1989 - Bryan Maltby

1988 - Bryan Maltby

2016 - Tristan Doughlin

2015 - Curtis Newton

2014 - Cam Walker

2013 - Cam Walker

2012 - Jarryd Baines

2011 - Jake Reinhart

2010 - Adam Dunk

2009 - James Savoie

2008 - James Savoie

2007 - Chris Decker

2006 - Chris Decker

2005 - Steve Mansell

2004 - Adam Wigdar

2003 - Dan Noble

2002 - Mike Hradil

 

Rookie of the year

Awarded annually to the most outstanding Rookie of the University of Guelph Football Team. Donated by the 25th Man, 1991

1999 - Mike Palmer

1998 - Mike Hradil

1997 - Jonathan Bohnery

1996 - Jeremy Oxley

1995 - Wendall Adams

1994 - Bill Brown

1993 - Kevin Mellow

1992 - Darryl Boyd

1991 - Heron Tait

1990 - Bob Wesseling

1989 - Frank Marof

1988 - Chuck Sims

1987 - Bryan Maltby

1986 - George Jeffrey

1985 - Bob McLay

1984 - Darryl Skuse

1983 - Scott Lecky, Jeff Volpe

2016 - Kian Schaffer-Baker

2015 - Job Reinhart

2014 - Nick Parisotto

2013 - Ian Marouf

2012 - A'Dre Fraser

2011 - Jordan Thompson

2010 - Kalven Seilis

2009 - Cam Thorn

2008 - Michael Millar

2007 - Sebastian Howard

2006 - Nick Fitzgibbon

2005 - Justin Dunk

2004 - Ian Keleher

2003 - Tag Russell

2002 - Colin Dyer

2001 - Joe Pitirri

2000 - Phil Tamas

 

Scout team player of the year

Donated by the 25th man, 1997

2003 - Mark Valvasori, Luke Jefferson

2002 - Kevin Adam, Chris Decker

2001 - Jason Elliotson, Rob Bauce

2000 - Clay Dolan, Scott Hamilton

1999 - Eric Rodgers, Chris Demaiter

1998 - Dave Tilden, Elvio Bomben

1997 - Josh Adams, Lee Murdoch

1996 - Sean Faulknor, Brad Synnott

1995 - Benji Albrecht, Bhupinder Singh

1994 - Jason Gibson, Jason Congdon

2016 - Patrick Pierre, Aidan England

2015 - Riley Baines, David Luke

2014 - Alec Reid, John Birnie

2013 - Brandon Gordon, Dan Horta

2012 - Amitaj Gill, Andrew Graham

2011 - Mike Ullerick, Fraser Speakman

2010 - Jamie Cook, Brian Crosby

2009 - William Myers, John Fitzgerald

2005 - Joshua McCreight, Tyler Wiafr

2004 - David Sonne