USQ Announces 2015-2016 Membership Awards
Each year, US Quidditch (USQ), gives out both team and event awards to its members. On August 12, USQ announced the winners for the 2015-2016 season. There are five team awards, which are listed along with the recipients below:
USQ Sportsmanship Award for a commendable demonstration of fair play, generosity, and integrity: Rutgers University Quidditch
Xander Manshel Award for furthering the USQ mission of creativity, community, and competition: Community High School of Arts & Academics
- First Year Survival Award for the most impressive accomplishments in a year one membership team: Rochester United
#SWAG Award for the most powerful visual and physical presence: Kansas Quidditch
Brand Excellence Award for the team with the strongest sense of brand: Lone Star Quidditch Club
On top of the team awards, there was also one event award, the Competition Award, given for the most successful Quidditch tournament run by a team or group of teams. The recipient of this award was the Bat City Showcase hosted by Lone Star Quidditch Club.
The SnitchCenter would like to congratulate the teams that received these awards, as well as wish them and the many other Quidditch teams good luck in the upcoming season.