Barbara Wakeley Perpetual Trophy

In 1939, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur W. Wakeley presented the Yacht Club with a silver vase as a perpetual trophy to be awarded to the girl skipper ranking highest in the season’s standings. In 1974, the donor rededicated the trophy as the Class C championship trophy.

Highest-ranking Girl Skipper

  • 1939 Betty Lou Schultz
  • 1940 Barbara Wakeley
  • 1941 Barbara Wakeley
  • 1942 Barbara Wakeley
  • 1943 Valerie Grunow
  • 1944 Betty and Barbara Schultz
  • 1945 Betty and Barbara Schultz
  • 1946 Betty and Barbara Schultz
  • 1947 Carolyn and Donna Mann
  • 1948 Barbara Schultz
  • 1949 Carolyn and Donna Mann
  • 1950 Jane Wiswell
  • 1951 Jane Wiswell
  • 1952 Jane Wiswell
  • 1953 Jane Wiswell
  • 1954 Jane Wiswell
  • 1955 Jane Wiswell Pegel
  • 1956 Jeanette Hummel
  • 1957 Jane Pegel
  • 1958 Jane Pegel
  • 1959 Jane Pegel
  • 1960 Not awarded
  • 1961 Jenny and Holly Gaylord
  • 1962 Leslie Desmond
  • 1963 Holly Gaylord
  • 1964 Leslie Desmond
  • 1965 Leslie Desmond
  • 1966 Catherine Petersen
  • 1967 Not awarded
  • 1968 Laurie Gray
  • 1969 Laurie Gray
  • 1970 Laurie Gray
  • 1971 Laurie Gray
  • 1972 Not awarded
  • 1973 Not awarded

Season Championship Winners

  • 1952 Jane Wiswell
  • 1957 Jane Pegel
  • 1959 Jane Pegel
  • 1974 Robert E. Pegel / Jim Smith
  • 1975 Jim Smith
  • 1976 C. B. Goes
  • 1977 C. B. Goes
  • 1978 C. B. Goes
  • 1979 C. B. Goes
  • 1980 C. B. Goes
  • 1981 C. B. Goes
  • 1982 Hans Melges
  • 1983 Art Larson
  • 1984 C. B. Goes
  • 1985 Ron Bjurstrom
  • 1986 Art Larson
  • 1987 Art Larson
  • 1988 Art larson
  • 1989 John Porter
  • 1990 John Porter
  • 1991 Harring / Smith
  • 1992 John Porter
  • 1993 John Porter
  • 1994 John Porter
  • 1995 John Porter
  • 1996 Galley / Beukema
  • 1997 Larson / Keefe
  • 1998 Littig / Beukema
  • 1999 Jeff Davenport
  • 2000 Art Larson
  • 2001 Art Larson
  • 2002 Frank Davenport
  • 2003 Art Larson
  • 2004 Erick Youngquist
  • 2005 Jeff Doubek
  • 2006 Jeff Doubek
  • 2007
  • 2008 Frank Davenport
  • 2009 Jim Petersen
  • 2010 Erick Youngquist
  • 2011 Michael Lynch
  • 2012 Erick Youngquist
  • 2013 Michael Lynch
  • 2014 Jim Smith/Ron Bjurstrom
  • 2015 James Petersen