Pasadena Rugby Football Club

Est. 1971

Award Winners

2014 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Improved Joe Vivo
Rookie of the Year Jacob Jaureguy
New Player to Pasadena RFC Garrett Manoukian
Best Back Garrett Manoukian
Best Forward Marc Scholvinck
Best Offense Marc Scholvinck
Best Defense Anthony Mendoza
Most Valuable Player Marc Scholvinck
Golden Crutch Alec Neumeyer
Golden Spike Chris "Juice" Gutierrez / Diane Gutierrez
President’s Award Jim Ciampa
President’s Award Tim Cutress
President’s Award Eric Groonos
President’s Award Greg Smookler
Coach’s Award Russell Pitts
Captain’s Award Russell Pitts

2013 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Improved Mario Gaggioli
Rookie of the Year Marc Scholvinck
Newcomer to Pasadena Lyndon Liti
Best Back Scott Chambers / Peter Koch
Best Forward Christopher "Juice" Gutierrez
Best Offense Earnest "Little Ray" Phillips / Scott Chambers
Best Defense Anthony Mendoza
Most Valuable Player Scott Chambers
Golden Crutch Arturo Preciado
Golden Spike Marc Scholvinck
President’s Award Diane Gutierrez / Patrick Bengford
Coach’s Award Seamus Fahey
Captain’s Award Peter Koch / Christopher "Juice" Gutierrez

2012 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Improved Martin Lopez
Rookie of the Year Gilbert Mendoza
Newcomer to Pasadena PJ Canterbury
Best Back Anthony Mendoza
Best Forward Christopher "Juice" Gutierrez
Best Offense Brian Akioka
Best Defense Anthony Mendoza
Most Valuable Player Dave Pett / PJ Canterbury
Most Valuable Player (Honorable Mention) Fabian Munoz / Christopher "Juice" Gutierrez
Golden Crutch David "Michigan" Misch
Golden Spike Dave Pett
President’s Award Arturo Preciado / Aaron Tanner
Coach’s Award Francisco Munoz Senior

2008 SCRFU Griffin Award Winners

Award Recipient
D2 Most Valuable Player Keegan Hornbeck

2007-2008 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Keegan Hornbeck
Best Forward John Maust
Best Back Brian Wolf
Best Defense Casey Stoneberger
Best Offense Scott Chambers
Most Improved Dave Pett / Jesse Ying
Rookie of the Year Matt Encinas
Captains’ Award (Forwards) Seamus Fahey
Captains’ Award (Backs) Anthony Walls
President’s Award Chris Angelica
Golden Crutch Seamus Fahey
Golden Spike Andrew Gray

2007 SCRFU Griffin Award Winners

Award Recipient
D3 Most Valuable Player Matt Hettermann
Player’s Player Keegan Hornbeck
Distinguished Service Award Jim Ciampa
Coach of the Year Michael Bryant
Sportsperson of the Year Michael Bryant

2006-2007 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Mark Frazier
Best Forward Keegan Hornbeck
Best Back Mark Frazier
Best Defense Casey Stoneberger
Best Offense Mark Frazier
Most Improved Joaquin Neira
Rookie of the Year Dave Pett
Captains’ Award (Forwards) Brian Brecheisen
Captains’ Award (Backs) Greg Smith
Coach’s Award Matt Hettermann
Quiet Warrior Award (Forwards) Matt Arnold
Quiet Warrior Award (Backs) Suan Tan
Inspiration Award Rob Heintz
Spirit Award Keegan Hornbeck
President’s Awards Mike Aston / Tim Cutress / Dean Damuth
Golden Crutch Andy Ramirez
Golden Spike Dan Hall

2005-2006 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Keegan Hornbeck
Best Forward Keegan Hornbeck
Best Back Dean Damuth
Best Defense Tyler Shirek
Best Offense Dean Damuth
Rookie of the Year John Maust
Coach’s Award Aaron Bartholomew
Captains’ Award (Forwards) Matt Arnold
Captains’ Award (Backs) Andy Ramirez

2004-2005 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Noah Ballard
Best Forward Keegan Hornbeck
Best Back Dean Damuth
Best Defense Rich Mastroianni
Most Improved Mike Hinostro
Rookie of the Year Danny Boyle
Coach’s Award Keegan Hornbeck
President’s Award Mark Frazier
Captains’ Award Keegan Hornbeck
Golden Crutch Award Michael Bryant
Golden Spike Award Allen Rooney

2003-2004 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Tom Boyle
Best Forward Tom Boyle
Best Back Noah Ballard
Best Defense Mark Frazier
Most Improved Tony Bestard
Rookie of the Year Dean Damuth
Coach’s Award Greg Smookler
President’s Award Michael Bryant
Golden Crutch Award Mark Frazier
Jeff Evans Golden Spike Award Tim Riesen

2002-2003 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Rob Ingels
Best Forward Mike Bagwell
Best Back Justin Christie
Best Defense Jonathan Fletcher
Most Improved Billy Love
Rookie of the Year Will Orsburn
Coach’s Award Jeff Thiel
President’s Award Jeff Evans

2001-2002 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Tim Riesen
Best Forward Allen Rooney
Best Back Tim Riesen
Best Defense Terry McLean
Most Improved Patrick Nolan
Rookie of the Year Mike Bagwell
Coach’s Award Jeff Evans

2000-2001 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Daisake Kasahara
Best Forward Allen Rooney
Best Back Justin Christie
Best Defense John Fletcher
Most Improved Justin Christie
Rookie of the Year Zack Hoffman

1999-2000 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Alistair Blevins
Best Forward Allen Rooney
Best Back Dominic Riebli
Best Defense Tyler Shirek
Most Improved Aaron Tanner
Rookie of the Year Ernie Sanchez
Coach’s Award Dominic Riebli

1998-1999 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Allen Rooney
Best Forward Allen Rooney
Best Back Brent Johnson
Best Defense Tyler Shirek
Rookie of the Year Dominic Riebli
Coach’s Award Allen Rooney

1997-1998 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Jim Ciampa
Best Forward JIm Kaminsky
Best Back Tom Higgenbothem
Rookie of the Year Patrick Nolan

1996-1997 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Nic Denyer
Best Forward Kris Cunz
Best Back Kris Cunz
Rookie of the Year Matt Johnson

1995-1996 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Alistair Healey
Best Forward Kris Cunz
Best Back Dave Bola
Rookie of the Year Jeff Moyer

1994-1995 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Patrick Caraher
Best Forward Kris Cunz
Best Back Patrick Caraher
Rookie of the Year Martin Jimenez
Coach’s Award Mike Aston

1993-1994 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Best Forward Alistair Healey
Best Back Patrick Caraher
Rookie of the Year Tony Mendoza
Coach’s Award Mike Aston

1992-1993 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Rookie of the Year Walkin’ Rich Cooley

1991-1992 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Tim Ahern
Best Forward Chris Drew
Best Back Patrick Caraher
Rookie of the Year Lacy Walker

1990-1991 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Most Valuable Player Roy Kupu
Best Forward Tim Ahern
Best Back Roy Kupu

1989-1990 Award Winners

Award Recipient
Best Forward Dave Lingrey
Rookie of the Year Patrick Caraher