Hal Rothman Sportmanship Award


Established in 2005-06 and re-named in honor of the late UNLV faculty athletics representative Hal Rothman, the Mountain West Hal Rothman Sportsmanship Award is presented to a student-athlete in a MW-sponsored sport who has distinguished him or herself through sportsmanship and ethical behavior. The student-athlete also must demonstrate good citizenship outside of the sports-competition setting and be in good academic standing.

Past Winners

  • 2013-14: Chari Hawkins, Women’s Track & Field, Utah State
  • 2012-13: William Kent, Men’s Track & Field, Air Force
  • 2011-12: Dalton Boatright, Men’s Fencing, Air Force
  • 2010-11: Daniel Trapani, Men’s Fencing, Air Force
  • 2008-09: Erin Lorenzen, Rifle, TCU
  • 2007-08: Peter French, Men’s Fencing, Air Force
  • 2006-07: Kevin Bretting, Men’s Swimming & Diving, Wyoming
  • 2005-06: Katie Battazzo, Women’s Soccer, Utah

Note: Award may not be presented annually.