HTC Awards Banquet - 13 November 2007
Present: David Purinton
(President), Ashley Cain (VP-Programs), Anne Park (Secretary), Dink
Also present were approximately 80 Huntsville Track Club Members and guests.
The Huntsville Track
Club Awards Banquet was held at the Lodge at Monte Sano in
The following 2007 Annual Awards were presented:
Media Award: Channel 48, presented by Jim Oaks
Service Award: Coca Cola, presented by Dink Taylor
Appreciation Award: Lou Hovatter, written by Suzanne Taylor, presented by Craig Armstrong
Admiration Award: Loyd Doering, written by Suzanne Taylor, presented by Ashley Cain
Dedication Award: Randy McFarland, presented by Dink Taylor
High School Athletes – Introduced by Jim Oaks as follows:
Tom Bolt President’s Award: Marty Clarke, presented by David Purinton
Norm Harris Achievement Award: David Purinton, presented by Craig Armstrong
RRCA Rod Steele Outstanding Volunteer Award: Carl Smith, presented by David Purinton
Browning Ross Spirit of the RRCA Award Nominee: Jeff Kyser, presented by David Purinton
Male Performance Award: George DeWitt, presented by DeWayne Satterfield
Female Performance Award: Cathy Henry, presented by Anne Park
David Purinton announced the winner of the HTC Best T-Shirt Award as being the Monte Sano 15k.
DeWayne Satterfield presented the following Grand Prix Awards:
Male Overall: Donald Bowman, David Purinton, and Jason Reneau
Female Overall: Brooke Pruitt and Gwen Kyser
Masters Male: Marty Clarke and Conrad Meyer
Masters Female: Jennie Rountree
Male Grandmasters: Joe Francica and Richard Rodenhausen
Female Grandmasters: Cathy Henry
David then introduced Harold Tinsley, who presented an HTC Lifetime Member Award to Jim Oaks.
David closed the meeting after again thanking Ashley for her planning and hard work involving the awards dinner and encouraging all HTC members to attend the Annual Business Meeting and Election of officers on January 15, 2008. The meeting adjourned at 9:00 p.m.