1997: James C. Borders

James Borders became active with the University Hills Optimist Club after coaching, umpiring, and sponsoring soccer and baseball teams with his two sons. He served on the club’s soccer, baseball, and kickball boards and as President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, Commissioner, Field Director and recruiter of residents. He has also been involved with Capital Area Youth Soccer, was advisor to Round Rock’s Crossfires teams, and development of the Vipers Select Soccer Program. His contributions have benefited thousands of young people.