Carolina Region Announces 2012 Meritorious Service Honorees
August 2012

The Carolina Region is pleased to announce the honorees of the 2012 USAV Robert L. Lindsay Meritorious Service Awards.

Michael O’Connor - Michael is the current President of the Mid-Atlantic Volleyball Officials Board. He served as Officials Rep to the Carolina Region Board of Directors in 2009 and 2010. He holds a National Rating with USA Volleyball and has served on the National Ratings Team. Michael has served tirelessly to mentor and train volleyball officials all over the country.

William Sherrill (posthumous) - William "Bill" Sherrill served as a High School and USAV Official for many years. He was a Regional Referee with the Carolina Region and was in the pipeline to go for his Junior National Rating. Sadly, he passed away on February 29, 2012, shortly after working a Carolina Region Juniors tournament. His friendly attitude and smile will be missed!

Barbara Vaughn - Barbara has dedicated over 40 years to the sport of volleyball. She began officiating College volleyball in 1971 and worked through 2011. She was able to work numerous conference and NCAA Championship tournaments over the course of her career. She has served as a mentor and friend to countless volleyball officials across the country.