Athlete of the Year Selection Guidelines
Member coaches of the Texas Girls Coaches Association have the privilege
of nominating an outstanding athlete to be named as Athlete of the Year in Cross
Country. The head varsity coach of any athlete or support staff receiving an award
must be a member in good standing by the membership nomination deadline. This
also applies to Athlete of the Year, Coach of the Year, and All-Star Coach honors.
All nomination forms must be sent to TGCA by:
Submitting online at www.austintgca.com
Mailing to TGCA at P.O. Box 2137, Austin, TX 78768
Faxing to TGCA at 512-708-1325
Nominees must fulfill the following requirements:
1. May be selected from any grade level from 9-12;
2. Be an outstanding athlete in Cross Country;
3. Demonstrate positive character traits (honesty, loyalty, leadership, cooperative attitude).
The Athletes of the Year will be selected for Cross Country at the Cross Country State Meet; one athlete from a 1A-2A-3A-4A school and one athlete from a 5A-6A school.
Revised by vote of the membership at the annual business meeting July 10, 2014.
Amended by vote of the Board of Directors June 4, 2017.