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Annual Awards

USA Hockey's Annual Congress is the yearly gathering of USA Hockey’s volunteer leaders, including members of the organization’s board of directors, councils, committees and sections.

2021 Annual Awards

USA Hockey announced the majority of its annual award winners as part of its virtual Annual Congress in early January.  Award recipients, including this year's Service Award recipients, were recognized through USA Hockey's digital channels.

Award Award Recipient
John Beadle Adult Member of the Year
presented by Labatt Blue
Emil Ludy
Adult Player of the Year
presented by Labatt Blue
Tiffany Juha
Excellence in Safety Award
Dr. Dave Crandell
Chet Stewart Award Bob Hayden
Walter Yaciuk Award Joe Eppolito
Disabled Athlete of the Year Curt Wilson
Jim Johannson College Player of the Year
presented by Bauer Hockey
Cole Caufield
Bob Allen Women's Player of the Year Aerin Frankel
Distinguished Achievement Award Katey Stone
Wm. Thayer Tutt Award Dick Emahiser
Dave Tyler Junior Player of the Year July TBD
Dave Peterson Goaltender of the Year
presented by Bauer Hockey
July TBD
Bob Johnson Award
presented by Nike
September TBD

2021 Service Award Recipients


Annual Awards Information & History