Dierkes Award

The Dierkes Award began in 1996 when Dick Flaherty and Bob Becker decided to honor the founder of Oak Park Youth Baseball Softball, Vince Dierkes. The award honors the league's best player who also upholds the ideals of sportsmanship and being a good teammate. It is voted on by the Bronco coaches.

1996 - Ian Matthews

1997 - Jimmy Zangrilli

1998 - Tom Larson

1999 - Tim Dennehey

2000 - Brock Shelgren

2001 - Neil Mejia

2002 - Michael Studer

2003 - Joe Ketcik

2004 - Jordan Chang

2005 - Alec Jeffries and Jaleel Brown

2006 - Jack Picchiotti

2007 - Brian Keegan

2008 - Sam Munno

2009 - Patrick Rumoro

2010 - Evan Bell

2011 - Evan Nieslawski

2012 - Roy Iversen

2013 - Luke Fitzgerald

2014 - Nathan Mendell

2015 - Ethan Glossa

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League President

Gary Nieslawski