Nomination Criteria

Automatic nomination:

  1. Gatorade Player of the Year

  2. Repeat OSAA classification state Player of the Year

  3. All-American honors

Consideration (must meet at least one criterion):

  1. District or OSAA classification state Player of the Year, as voted on by coaches

  2. Recognition on a club softball team (i.e. Northwest Bullets, Eugene Ice, Beverly Bandits) or in a select or national tournament

  3. All-state first team honors

  4. State or OSAA classification leader in combined major offensive or pitching statistical categories

At-large nominations:

  1. An athlete may be nominated by a member of the Oregon Sports Awards voting panel

  2. An athlete may be nominated by a coach, sports information director or athletic director. Nominations must be submitted to the Oregon Sports Awards team

2020 nomination deadline: June 7


Past Winners

2019: Ariel Carlson, Marist Catholic 2018: Abby Doerr, Marist Catholic
2017: Lauren Burke, Marist Catholic
2016: Lauren Burke, Marist Catholic
2015: Colette Robert, McLoughlin
2014: Katie Donovan, South Salem
2013: Maryssa Becker, North Medford
2012: Maryssa Becker, North Medford 


2019 Finalists (alphabetized by last name)

Ariel Carlson, Marist Catholic
Abby Doerr, Marist Catholic
Grace Gaither, Grants Pass