The OCCA Courage Award is designed to recognize and honor inspirational coaches, cheerleaders, and teams who reject fear and defy limitations through their display of leadership, perseverance, dignity and commitment to overcome obstacles in pursuit of their goals. One winner of the Courage Award may receive a Carrie Otter Memorial Scholarship. Anyone can nominate for the Courage Awards, but all nominees must be members of the OCCA.
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Jenna Cunningham, Oregon Elite & Crescent Valley High School
Tiffani Bright, North Medford High School
Megan Barnhart, Newport High School
The Dalles-Wahtonka High School
Sally Kennedy, McMinnville High School
Stephanie Oakes, Springfield High School
Emily Giersch, Canby High School
Rena Chapman, David Douglas High School
Koty Strubel, Willamette Valley Invasion
Kim Hunter, Varsity
Terrie Sheik, Lake Oswego High School
Jill Grimes, Elkton High School
Jade Jacks, Central Linn High School
Sara Beasley, Pleasant Hill High School