LMHA Annual Volunteer Awards

LMHA Annual Awards

Each year, the LMHA calls on our member community to nominate the volunteers that made an impact on their season.


Norm Childs Coach of the Year

This award is provided to an outstanding Coach who has demonstrated their commitment to hockey development, team-building and sportsmanship through their leadership and coaching of minor hockey players.

2023/2024 - Mark Provenzano & Randy Zdyb

Sandra Childs Volunteer of the Year

This award serves to recognize the volunteer service to Leitrim Minor Hockey, that contributes to the betterment of the Association, the development of players or coaches or the smooth operation of tournaments or other Association events.

2023/2024 - Sean O'Hagan

John Ruffo Award

This award serves to recognize sportsmanship and love of community, as well as significant contributions to Leitrim Minor Hockey.

2023/2024 - Melanie Spencley

The Conley Community Service Award

This is awarded to a volunteer for providing years of ongoing support and education to children, Association and community involvement.

2023/2024 - Fraser Thom

The Dominic Giglietta Youth Award

This award recognizes a youth who represents the spirit of hockey and dedication to the LMHA.

2023/2024 - Hunter Carpenter

Award Selection

A sub-committee of the board will review nominations each year and vote on that year's nominations. THANK YOU to all our hard working volunteers and wonderful members of our hockey community!

What People are saying about Leitrim Hawks

"Your energy and patience are outstanding, and I know my child had such a fun time and learned a lot. Thank you." - Novice C first-year parent

"Leitrim Minor Hockey Association consistently delivered a safe and energetic hockey program, as a league-leading organization, amidst a global pandemic." - LMHA parent

"The LMHA community of volunteers sets this organization apart.   Well organized, strong communication, and a commitment to building a love for the game." -Atom Rep parent

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