Back to News NATIONAL WINNERS AT 2015 US YOUTH SOCCER AWARDS GALA IN PHILADELPHIA January 19, 2015 04:33 PM Fifteen individuals were honored with national awards Friday night at the 2015 US Youth Soccer Awards Gala, held at Philadelphia Marriott Downtown Hotel. Hilary Kennedy, host of The US Youth Soccer Show, set the stage for the night as the master of ceremonies for the more than 1,000 in attendance. Boys and Girls Competitive Coaches of the Year, Boys and Girls Recreation Coaches of the Year, Young Referees of the Year, Volunteer of the Year, Administrator of the Year, Goal and Save of the Year, TOPSoccer Buddy of the Year and the Dr. Thomas Fleck Award were presented during the Gala, and the 2014 US Youth Soccer Hall of Fame Class was inducted. Full releases for each of the winners and honorees can be accessed by clicking on the names below. Female Young Referee of the Year Ryan Jane Riley Male Young Referee of the Year Kevin Lock Volunteer of the Year Candi Conner Administrator of the Year William Fry TOPSoccer Buddy of the Year Kenny Wilson Girls Recreation Coach of the Year Edward Davies Boys Recreation Coach of the Year John W. McKenzie Girls Competitive Coach of the Year Ryan Dortch Boys Competitive Coach of the Year Mark Ryan Goal of the Year Kyler Kelsey Save of the Year Olivier Merlin Zhang Dr. Thomas Fleck Award Dr. Lew Atkinson Hall of Fame Bob Abbott Hall of Fame Bob Brantley Hall of Fame Wally Lyslo For more information about the US Youth Soccer Awards Gala and award winners, go to USYouthSoccer.org/workshop/galaawards.