Notable Athletes of the

Florida Senior Games

Each year, following the Florida Senior Games, Male and Female Athletes of the Year are chosen. Following is a listing of the Athletes of the Year and a downloadable copy of the Florida Senior Games Record Book.

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Jimmy Carnes Florida Senior Games Athlete of the Year Award Recipients

2014:

Danuta Kubelik, Crystal River
Walt Deal, Clearwater

2013:

Nina Hammer, Bonita Springs
Tom Bliss, Merritt Island

2012:

Linda Frisch, The Villages
James Richling, Port St. Lucie

2011:

Essie Faria, North Miami
Segismundo Pares, Ocala

2010:

Richard Merrill, Lady Lake
Avis Vaught, The Villages

2009:

Patrice Hirr, The Villages
John Shultz, Inverness

2008:

Suzy Nothhouse, Estero
Dean Davis, Fort Myers

2007:

Claudette Braswell, Lake Wales
Larry Wallen, Jacksonville

2006:

Sari Kisbany, Redington Shores
Roger Gentilhomme, Dunedin

2005:

Patricia Sargeant, Melbourne
Andy McGuffin, Umatilla

2004:

Lillian Webb, Sebring
Harry Carothers, Pinellas Park

2003:

Madelaine “Tiny” Cazel, The Villages
James Anderson, New Port Richey

2002:

Janice Lathouwers, The Villages
Allen Bjork, Sebring

2001:

Sperry Rademaker, Floral City
Howard Hall, Port Charlotte

2000:

Erika Messner, Clermont
Al Treichel, Spring Hill

1999:

Patricia Bond, Bradenton
Gordon Johnson, Dundee

1998:

Lucia Schatteleyn, Englewood
Donald Ritenour, Belleview

1997:

Ethel Lehmann, Largo
Seymour Duckman, Daytona Beach

1996:

Hope Fage, Largo
F.L. McFadden, Lakeland

1995:

Mary Melehan, Englewood
Leonard Stone, Barefoot Bay

1994:

Doris Prokopi, Land O’Lakes
Wayne Wakefield, Bradenton