National Award Recipients

NIAAA & NFHS AWARD WINNERS


NIAAA Award of Merit

  • Wayne Taylor, CAA – 1991

NIAAA Thomas E. Frederick Award of Excellence

  • Paul McLaughlin, CAA – 1996
  • Ron Balazs, CAA – 2001

NIAAA Distinguished Service Award

  • Ward Burgess, Hialeah – 1979 Dallas
  • Clarence Noe, CAA, Ft. Lauderdale – 1981 Las Vegas
  • Wayne Story, CAA, Miami Springs – 1986 Nashville
  • Jim Moses, Hollywood – 1987 Chicago
  • C. H. McKinnon, Lake Worth – 1989 Dallas
  • Donna Blumer, CAA, St. Petersburg – 2000 San Diego
  • Chuck Holland, San Antonio – 2002 San Antonio
  • Jay Rader, CAA, Palm Beach Gardens – 2004 New Orleans
  • George Phelan III, CAA, Miami – 2005 Orlando
  • Michael Colby, CMAA, Gainesville – 2008 San Diego

NIAAA State Award of Merit

  • Daniel Riveiro, Tampa (1988)
  • Bob Williams, Orlando (1989)
  • Kelly Williams, Plant City (1990)
  • K. Wayne Williamson, Tampa (1991)
  • Paul McLaughlin, CAA, Gainesville (1992)
  • Robert Hosack, Largo (1993)
  • Ron Balazs, CAA, Miami (1994)
  • George R. Phelan, III, CAA, Miami (1995)
  • Edward Piero, Miami (1996)
  • K. Wayne Williamson, Tampa (1997)
  • Donna Blumer, CAA, St. Petersburg (1998)
  • Michele Lee Berry, CAA, Sunrise (1999)
  • Jay V. Rader, CAA, Palm Beach Gardens (2000)
  • Tommy St. Amant, Panama City (2001)
  • Ronnie Youngblood, Tallahassee (2002)
  • Dennis Duffy, Zephyrhills (2003)
  • Patricia Highland, CAA, Orlando (2004)
  • Bill Massey, CMAA, Boca Raton (2005)
  • Danny Ninestine, CAA, Port St. Lucie (2006)
  • Andy Chiles, CMAA, Miami (2007)
  • Chris Hixon, Hollywood (2008)
  • Lanness Robinson, CMAA, Hillsborough County Schools (2009)
  • Dan Comeau, CMAA, Treasure Coast High School (2010)
  • Kevin Demer, CAA, Freedom High School (2011)
  • Tommy St. Amant, Retired (2012)
  • Jake Von Scherrer, CMAA, Palmer Trinity School (2013)
  • Michael Colby, CMAA, FHSAA (2014)
  • Scott Drabczyk, CAA, Father Lopez Catholic High School (2015)
  • Cam Harrison, Fernandina Beach Middle School (2016)

NFHS Citations

  • Wayne Taylor, CAA, Miami – 1980 Atlanta
  • Chuck Holland, Tampa – 1983 Orlando
  • Paul McLaughlin, CAA, Largo – 1986 Nashville
  • Clarence Noe, CAA, Ft. Lauderdale – 1991 Orlando
  • Ron Balazs, CAA, Miami – 1996 Orlando
  • Michael Colby, CMAA, Hialeah – 2003 Indianapolis
  • Dave Horner, CAA, Ocala – 2004 New Orleans
  • Donna Blumer, CAA, St. Petersburg – 2005 Orlando
  • Danny Ninestine, CAA, Port St. Lucie – 2007 Nashville
  • George Phelan III, CAA, Miami – 2008 San Diego
  • Andrew Chiles III, CMAA, Orlando – 2012 San Antonio

NIAAA Hall of Fame

  • Clarence Noe, CAA – 2010 Orlando
  • Wayne Taylor, CAA – 2012 San Antonio
  • Ron Balazs, CAA – 2015 Orlando