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All-Time Doc Martie & Ruth Russell Award Winners
The Doc Martie and Ruth Russell Awards are given out annually to the University of Nevada's top male and female senior student-athletes.
The awards are named for J.E. "Doc" Martie, a former Nevada men's basketball coach (1923-29, 1930-39) and administrator, and Ruth I. Russell, a former director of women's athletics (1948-69).
Student-athletes are nominated by their head coaches and must be in their final year of eligibility and in good academic standing. The award winners are chosen in a vote by the athletics department staff.
Here is a listing of the male and female student-athletes who have won these prestigious awards:
|DOC MARTIE AWARD WINNERS|
|1963||Bob Pederson||Football/Track & Field|
|1966||Fred Williams||Track & Field|
|1982||Lane Maestretti||Track & Field|
|1996||Alex Van Dyke||Football|
|RUTH I. RUSSELL AWARD WINNERS|
|1998||Lise Mackie||Swimming & Diving|
|2000||Limin Liu||Swimming & Diving|
|2002||Jenni Ashcroft||Track & Field|
|2003||Erin Kelly||Track & Field|
|2005||Alyssa Chin||Swimming & Diving|
|2007||Kali Baker||Cross Country/Track & Field|
|2011||Tahnee Robinson||Women's Basketball|
|2013||Mengjiao Mi||Swimming & Diving|
|2014||Grace Huang||Swimming & Diving|
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