Archive for June 2012

Oakville Thunder Receives Sport Oakville Grant for 2012/2013 Season

The Club has recently learned that its application submitted to Sports Oakville by Laurie Stirling for a grant to support providing NCCP Certification for all of its coaches, has been….well…..granted! This news couldn’t come at a better time.  In 2012/2013 the Club will be effecting a new policy that every coach must acquire NCCP Coaching Certification. …

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The First Oakville Thunder Achievement Award is Awarded to….

Melanie Stirling. The Oakville Thunder Achievement Award recognizes a Club member who has gone above and beyond within volleyball.  This may be a coach who does more than is typically expected, a player who is an outstanding example of balancing school, volleyball, perhaps a job too and giving back to the community, or anyone else who…

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OVA Award of Excellence, 2011/12 Season

The OVA Award of Excellence medal is awarded annually during the Ontario Championships to one member of every participating 13U to 16U team.  Selection criteria varies per team. Coaches or teams may choose to recognize an athlete that displays one or more of the following characteristics, typically during the Ontario Championships: [checklist] Dedication to the…

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Team Awards, 2011/12 Season

18U Blue MVP’s: Erin Clancy # 15, Fatima Gharachorloo #4 17U Blue MVP:  Courtney Brand #5 Coach’s Award:  Amy Horikawa #10 17U White MVP: Danielle Howarth #5 Coach’s Award:  Alisha Kane #12 16U Blue MVP:  Joanna Kadwell #1 Coach’s Award: Kyler Philip #12 16U Boys Blue MVP: Nick Gilmore #4 Coach’s Award: Jake Kerr #13 15U…

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2011/12 Award Winners – 16U Boys

Congratulations to out award winners in the Boys 16U age group! The 2011 – 2012 volleyball season proved to be yet another great effort for our Oakville Thunder teams. Listed here are the award winners for the 16U boys age group. OVA Award of Excellence – Stephen Cadamuro MVP – Nick Gillmore Coach’s Award –…

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