Adult Player of the Year

The USA Hockey Adult Player of the Year Award is presented annually by USA Hockey to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of an American-born adult ice hockey player.

Year Name Hometown
2024 John Koufis Palatine, Ill.
2023 Karen Ota-O'Brien Coconut Creek, Fla.
2022 Jennifer Tracy Colorado Springs, Colo.
2021 Tiffany Juha Cape Coral, Fla.
2020 Rob Hartshorn Forest Lake, Minn.
2019 Cathy Moeller Plaistow, N.H.
2018 Kevin Barnas Manistique, Mich.
2017 Katie Augustine West Chester, Ohio
2016 Jimmy Westby Roseville, Minn.
2015 Scott Ferris Scottsdale, Ariz.
2014 Katie Vaughan Pittsburgh, Pa.
2013 Sue Ring-Jarvi Anoka, Minn.
2012 Bobby Lund Roseau, Minn.
2011 Mark "Mugsy" DePuydt Eagle River, Wis.
2010 Steve Peterson Woodbury, Minn.
2009 Rodger Moy Burnsville, Minn.
2008 Tom Hendrix Columbia, Md.
2007 Marv Jorde Woodbury, Minn.
2006 Norm Dann Tampa, Fla.
2005 Jim Ragold Birmingham, Mich.

John Beadle Adult Member of the Year

The John Beadle Adult Member of the Year Award is presented annually by USA Hockey to an individual who has made outstanding contributions during many years of service to the ice hockey community as an adult player and/or volunteer. In 2020, the honor was renamed in honor of John Beadle, who for 27 seasons (1991-2018) served as vice president of USA Hockey and chair of the organization's Adult Council.


Year Name Hometown
2024 Tom Hancock Clovis, Calif.
2023 Ace Malette Grey, Maine
2022 Pete Carlson Blaine, Minn.
2021 Emil Ludy El Paso, Tex.
2020 Al Pedersen Colorado Springs, Colo.
2019 Tom MacDonald Greenfield, Wis.
2018 Kevin Universal Raleigh, N.C.
2017 Don Mulder Waupun, Wis.
2016 Shelley Looney Buffalo, N.Y.
2015 Pat Weber Eagle River, Wis.
2014 Marshall Stevenson, Jr. Potsdam, N.Y.
2013 Tom Cline Sylvania, Ohio
2012 Dr. Alan Murdoch Ames, Iowa
2011 Keith Kenitzer Louisville, Ky.
2010 Ray Ferry Lancaster, Pa.
2009 Ed Nickey Woodridge, Ill.
2008 Rich Wasilewski Clearwater, Fla.
2007 Tom Koester Edina, Minn.
2006 Don Kohlman Eagle River, Wis.
2005 Ray Kraemer Clinton Township, Mich.