David Schmitz: 2011 Sam Sadtler Recipient
Sam Sadtler Service Award
This award recognizes an individual who has displayed outstanding service to the MCLA/USLIA community.
2011 Recipient –David Schmitz, Whitman College
Dr. Schmitz coached at Whitman for more than twenty years and retired after this past season. Coach Schmitz was instrumental in the growth of college club lacrosse in the Northwest. Working closely Sam Sadtler himself, David founded and launched the PNCLL, serving as the first president, drafting the fledgling league’s by-laws, and guiding it’s subsequent organizational development.