Gil Read Coaches Honour Roll

The Ontario Amateur Softball Association annually presents an award to an outstanding coach in memory of Gil Read. Gil Read was an outstanding coach, instructor and leader who made innumerable contributions to the game of softball at the community, provincial and national levels.

Past Winners:
2004 Dan Lauzon, Waterloo 2011 Mark Hooey, Wiarton
Doug Brohman, Elmira 2012 Norm MacLeod, Pickering
2005 Bill Horne, St. Thomas 2013 John Beck, Port Perry
2006 Richard Martin, Waterloo 2014 Peter Chambers, Waterdown
2007 Richard Venne, Scarborough 2015 Ryan Martin, Formosa
Rob Way, Waterloo 2016 Bruce Young, Kitchener/Waterloo
2008 Gil Read (posthumously), Kanata 2017 Scott Tuttle, Cobourg
Mike Bolton, Napanee 2018 Joel Martin, Palmerston
Terry Gray (posthumously), Napanee 2019 George Ryder, Port Dover
Doug Fisher, New Dundee 2020 No recipient
2009 Joe Lewis, Napanee
Mike Gibson, Cobourg
Jim Ford, Fingal
2021 No recipient
2010 Ian Griffen, Port Perry
Jim McKinnon, Port Elgin
2022 Scott Searle, Orleans
2023 Kevin Zehr, Tavistock

To nominate a coach for this award, click here