KEN W. PURDY AWARD WINNERS




1972 – Karl Ludvigsen

1973 – Pete Lyons

1974 – Mike Knepper

1975 – Brock Yates

1976 – Ted West

1977 – Chris Economaki

 Rich Taylor

1978 – David Abrahamson

1979 – Charles Fox

1980 – Don Sharp

1981 – No award given.

1982 – Tony Hogg

1983 – Tony Hogg

1984 – Peter Egan

1985 – Denise McCluggage

1986 – Ted West

1987 – Detroit News team:

 James Higgins, Jon Pepper,

 Bruce Alpert, and Brian Gurley

1988 – Ted West

1989 – Henry Manney III

1990 – Bruce McCall

1991 – Charles Fox

1992 – Forbes Aird

1993 – Kathleen Hamilton

1994 – John Lamm

1995 – John Matras

1996 – Bruce McCall

1997 – Sam Moses

1998 – Scott Oldham

1999 – Dan Neil

2000 – Ro McGonegal

2001 – David Kiley

2002 – John Bums

2003 – Tony Swan

2004 – Kevin Clemmens

2005 – Jeff McGregor

2006 – Jean Jennings

2007 – John Phillips

2008 – Peter Egan

2009 – No award given.

2010 – No award given.

2011 – A.J. Baime

2012 – Bill Vlasic

2013 - Lawrence Ulrich