John A. Seitz Award

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Award History

The John A. Seitz Award is presented annually at the Dad Vail Regatta to an individual whose service to the Dad Vail is exemplary.  This award is given in memory of Jack Seitz, a man whose commitment to the sport of rowing is legendary.

PAST AWARD WINNERS

1990 Jack Seitz

1991 John Semanik

1992 Ace O’Brien

1993 Dick O’Brien

1994 Jack Galloway

1995 Murph Szymkowski

1996 Bob Morro

1997 Vince Dougherty

1998 Henry Backe

1999 Ken Shaw

2000 Tony McCloskey

2001 Matt Ledwith

2002 Peggy Morro

2003 John Dever

2004 Joe Sweeney

2005 Mike Ragan

2006 Mark Valenti

2007 Tom Dowd

2008 Ed Clark

2009 Paul Schugsta

2010 John Leonard

2011 Jim Hanna

2012 Gerry Dudley

2013 Harry Todd

2014 Kate Goodwin

2015 Patrick McCann

2016 - David McCormick

2017 - Kevin Backe

2018 - John Musial