Samuel Hardy Award

Samuel Hardy Award

The International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum annually presents the Samuel Hardy Award to a USTA volunteer in recognition of long and outstanding service at the national level to the sport of tennis. The recipients must exemplify those qualities of personal unselfishness and devotion to the game that have been an inspiration to others. The award is presented annually in the March for the preceding year. The 2013 award will be presented in March 2014. 

 

Date Winner
1953 Dr. Allen B. Stow
1954 Mrs. Harrison Smith
1955 Perry T. Jones
1956 William Matson Tobin
1957 Percy C. Rogers
1958 Dr. Howard Z. Dredge
1959 Lawrence A. Baker
1960 Victor Denny
1961 Martin L. Tressel
1962 George E. Barnes
1963 James B. Moffet
1964 David L. Freed
1965 Robert H. Pease
1966 Harrison F. Rowbotham
1967 MMonroe C. Lewis
1968 William J. Clothier
1969 Edward A. Turville
1970 Robert J. Kelleher
1971 Daniel S. Johnson
1972 Frank G. Roberts
1973 Alastair B. Martin
1974 Robert B. Colwell
1975 Walter E. Elcock
1976 Col. Nicholas E. Powel
1977  *
1978 W.E. Hester, Jr.
1979 Stanley Malless
1980 Joseph E. Carrico
1981 W. Harcourt Woods
1982 Marvin P. Richmond
1983 J. Howard & Joann M. Frazer
1984 Leslie J. FitzGibbon
1985 Hunter L. Delatour, Jr.
1986 William F. Talbert
1987 J. Randolph Gregson
1988 Julius Larkin Hoyt
1989 Gordon D. Jorgensen
1990 Dr. Leslie H. & Jeanne Jenkins
1991 David R. Markin
1992 Nancy Jeffett
1993 Harold O. Zimman
1994 Bob Cookson
1995 Rolla L. Andersen
1996 Barbara S. Williams
1997 Dr. Lester M. Snyder, Jr.
1998 Joy Rodenberg & John B. Coman
1999 Dr. Harry Marmion
2000 Carol Schneider
2001 Julia A. Levering
2002 Margaret Louise Newfield & Darrell Eden
2003 Merv Heller
2004 Elaine Viebranz
2005 Alan G. Schwartz
2006 Marjorie & Steven Champlin
2007 Franklin Johnson
2008 Elizabeth M. Cookson
2009

Jane Brown Grimes

2010 Jodie Adams
2011 Lucy Garvin
2012 David Dinkns
2012 recipient Mayor David Dinkins and his presenter Monica Seles, Hall of Fame Class of 2009

  * = Not Presented


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