Cross Country

Col. Eric W. Cormack Trophy
(Golden Bears Cross Country MVP)

Colonel Cormack was born in Lockerbie, Oumfriesshire, Scotland; January 7, 1899. He was educated at Edinburgh University and the University of Alberta. He achieved numerous Athletic awards in Cricket and shooting. In running along with Eric Ciddel (Olympic Runner), their team established the medley one mile relay race record for over ten years. He was a leader for Canada in both World Wars and returned home to Alix, AB in 1946 before accepting a position in the military’s Expensions Department in Edmonton in 1949. Honourary Colonel of the Artillery in Northern Alberta which included the 78th Field Battery, Red Deer. He retired in 1977 under the rank of Full Colonel. He was named to the Order of Canada in 1981. The Cormacks assisted in founding the Robin Hood School in Sherwood Park and the Eric Cormack Center for the mentally retarded, in Edmonton, was also named after him. He died November 19, 1987.

Year Recipient(s)
2015-16 Kieran McDonald
2014-15 Will Madsen
2013-14 Kieran McDonald
2012-13 Tom Fleming
2011-12 Graeme Law
2010-11 Maxime Leboeuf
2009-10 Jamie Weikum
2008-09 Jamie Weikum
2007-08 Cody Carver
2006-07 Ian Manyfingers
2005-06 Adrian Lambert
2004-05 Robbie Nissen
2003-04 Kelsey Kelemen
2002-03 Robbie Nissen
2001-02 Chad Kozak
2000-01 Matt Normainton
1999-00 Dennis Colburn
1998-99 Jonathan Luckhurst
1997-98 Kevin Olson
1996-97 did not compete
1995-96 did not compete
1994-95 Trevor Aarbo / David Davis
1993-94 Tim Berrett
1992-93 Rob Swartz
1991-92 did not compete
1990-91 did not compete
1989-90 did not compete
1988-89 did not compete
1987-88 did not compete
1986-87 Rob Cameron / Dennis Coburn
1985-86 Scott MacDonald
1984-85 Scott MacDonald
1983-84 Adrian Shorter
1982-83 Brian Rhodes
1981-82 Adrian Shorter
1980-81 Brian Rhodes
1979-80 Lyle Kuchmak
1978-79 Lyle Kuchmak
1977-78 Lyle Kuchmak
1976-77 Rick Riemer
1975-76 Lyle Kuchmak
1974-75 Darrel Menard
1973-74 Jim Young
1972-73 Bill McBlain
1971-72
1970-71
1969-70 Brian Stackhouse
1968-69 Brian Stackhouse
1967-68 Ray Haswell
1966-67 Ray Haswell
1965-66 Ray Haswell
1964-65
1963-64 John Eccleston
1962-63 John Eccleston


Dr. James Haddow Trophy
(Pandas Cross Country MVP)

Dr. James Haddow was University of Alberta Cross Country Head Coach during the late 1960s and early 1970s, during which time he was also a Professor in the Faculty of Engineering.

Year Recipient(s)
2015-16 Morgan Lawley
2014-15 Danielle Theil
2013-14 Amy Buzikievich
2012-13 Jackie Trautman
2011-12 Nicole Soderberg
2010-11 Hayley Degaust
2009-10 Hayley Degaust
2008-09 Paula Findlay
2007-08 Paula Findlay
2006-07 Tara Whitten
2005-06 Liz Ramage
2004-05 Lindsay Acheson
2003-04 Heidi Nusse
2002-03 Heidi Nusse
2001-02 Heidi Nusse
2000-01 Michelle Carle
1999-00 Catriona Morrison
1998-99 Catriona Morrison
1997-98 Jennifer Koelbl
1996-97 did not compete
1995-96 did not compete
1994-95 Jennifer Koelbl
1993-94 Jennifer Koelbl
1992-93 Rachel Brown
1991-92 did not compete
1990-91 did not compete
1989-90 did not compete
1988-89 did not compete
1987-88 did not compete
1986-87 Sue Kallas / Nancy Matheson
1985-86 Cindy Livingstone / Marlene Jurgeleit
1984-85 Cindy Livingstone
1983-84 Cindy Livingstone
1982-83 Sue Kallal
1981-82 Donna Dixon
1980-81 Birgit Otto
1979-80 Janice Turner
1978-79 Sandi Traynor
1977-78 Shauna Miller


Col. Eric W. Cormack Trophy
(Golden Bears Cross Country MVP)

Colonel Cormack was born in Lockerbie, Oumfriesshire, Scotland; January 7, 1899. He was educated at Edinburgh University and the University of Alberta. He achieved numerous Athletic awards in Cricket and shooting. In running along with Eric Ciddel (Olympic Runner), their team established the medley one mile relay race record for over ten years. He was a leader for Canada in both World Wars and returned home to Alix, AB in 1946 before accepting a position in the military’s Expensions Department in Edmonton in 1949. Honourary Colonel of the Artillery in Northern Alberta which included the 78th Field Battery, Red Deer. He retired in 1977 under the rank of Full Colonel. He was named to the Order of Canada in 1981. The Cormacks assisted in founding the Robin Hood School in Sherwood Park and the Eric Cormack Center for the mentally retarded, in Edmonton, was also named after him. He died November 19, 1987.

Year Recipient(s)
2015-16 Kieran McDonald  
2014-15 Will Madsen  
2013-14 Kieran McDonald
2012-13 Tom Fleming
2011-12 Graeme Law
2010-11 Maxime Leboeuf
2009-10 Jamie Weikum
2008-09 Jamie Weikum
2007-08 Cody Carver
2006-07 Ian Manyfingers
2005-06 Adrian Lambert
2004-05 Robbie Nissen
2003-04 Kelsey Kelemen
2002-03 Robbie Nissen
2001-02 Chad Kozak
2000-01 Matt Normainton
1999-00 Dennis Colburn
1998-99 Jonathan Luckhurst
1997-98 Kevin Olson
1996-97 did not compete
1995-96 did not compete
1994-95 Trevor Aarbo David Davis
1993-94 Tim Berrett
1992-93 Rob Swartz
1991-92 did not compete
1990-91 did not compete
1989-90 did not compete
1988-89 did not compete
1987-88 did not compete
1986-87 Rob Cameron Dennis Colburn
1985-86 Scott MacDonald
1984-85 Scott MacDonald
1983-84 Adrian Shorter
1982-83 Brian Rhodes
1981-82 Adrian Shorter
1980-81 Brian Rhodes
1979-80 Lyle Kuchmak
1978-79 Lyle Kuchmak
1977-78 Lyle Kuchmak
1976-77 Rick Riemer
1975-76 Lyle Kuchmak
1974-75 Darrel Menard
1973-74 Jim Young
1972-73 Bill McBlain
1971-72
1970-71
1969-70 Brian Stackhouse
1968-69 Brian Stackhouse
1967-68 Ray Haswell
1966-67 Ray Haswell
1965-66 Ray Haswell
1964-65
1963-64 John Eccleston
1962-63 John Eccleston

Dr. James Haddow Trophy
(Pandas Cross Country MVP)

Dr. James Haddow was University of Alberta Cross Country Head Coach during the late 1960s and early 1970s, during which time he was also a Professor in the Faculty of Engineering.

Year Recipient(s)
2015-16 Morgan Lawley  
2014-15 Danielle Theil  
2013-14 Amy Buzikievich
2012-13 Jackie Trautman
2011-12 Nicole Soderberg
2010-11 Hayley Degaust
2009-10 Hayley Degaust
2008-09 Paula Findlay
2007-08 Paula Findlay
2006-07 Tara Whitten
2005-06 Liz Ramage
2004-05 Lindsay Acheson
2003-04 Heidi Nusse
2002-03 Heidi Nusse
2001-02 Heidi Nusse
2000-01 Michelle Carle
1999-00 Catriona Morrison
1998-99 Catriona Morrison
1997-98 Jennifer Koelbl
1996-97 did not compete
1995-96 did not compete
1994-95 Jennifer Koelbl
1993-94 Jennifer Koelbl
1992-93 Rachel Brown
1991-92 did not compete
1990-91 did not compete
1989-90 did not compete
1988-89 did not compete
1987-88 did not compete
1986-87 Sue Kallal Nancy Matheson
1985-86 Cindy Livingstone Marlene Jurgeleit
1984-85 Cindy Livingstone
1983-84 Cindy Livingstone
1982-83 Sue Kallal
1981-82 Donna Dixon
1980-81 Birgit Otto
1979-80 Janice Turner
1978-79 Sandi Traynor
1977-78 Shauna Miller