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Ade & Margaret Olson Coaching Award

The award is available to any part-time assistant coach or graduate assistant in the UW-Eau Claire athletics program. The award honors the memory of two UW-Eau Claire legends who dedicated their teaching to helping students achieve their education goals. Ade Olson was a charter member of the Blugold Hall of Fame in 1973. The criteria dictate that the recipient demonstrate a deep commitment to the student athletes and embody a passion for lifelong learning and a love of the game.

2013 - Becca Bestul
2014 - Jodi Risen

2015 - Derrick Swanigan

2016 - Emily Muller

2017 - Greg Peterson