These prestigious awards recognize local coaches and high school-aged athletes for exceptional athletic performance as well their character, dedication, sportsmanship, and service.
Individual athletes must have attended 9–12 grade during the current school year and attended a Spokane area high school including the surrounding area (up to 75 miles). Must be in the State of Washington.
Nominations for 2015–16 will open in January of 2016.
Athletic Directors, Coaches, Sports Officials, Club Directors/Administrators are all eligible to submit nominations. Finalists are chosen each spring by a selection committee comprised of sports-minded community members established by Spokane Sports Commission.
This program is only possible with the ongoing support from local businesses. Awards show sponsorship opportunities for 2015-16 are available. Contact Ben Brast.
TOP FEMALE COACH
Sue Doering, Colfax High School
TOP MALE COACH
Joel Soter, Rogers High School
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS TOP FEMALE TEAM
Gonzaga Prep High School Basketball
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS TOP MALE TEAM PRESENTED BY FASTENERS
North Central High School Cross Country Team
NON-HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS TOP INDIVIDUAL FEMALE ATHLETE
Emma Schanz, Spokane Waves
NON-HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS TOP INDIVIDUAL MALE ATHLETE Isaiah Rigo, ParaSport Spokane
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS TOP INDIVIDUAL FEMALE ATHLETE PRESENTED BY BROADWAY FLYING J TRAVEL PLAZA
Laura Stockton, Gonzaga Prep
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS TOP INDIVIDUAL MALE ATHLETE PRESENTED BY LILAC BLOOMSDAY
Tate Orndorff, University High School
AGAINST ALL ODDS SPECIAL SPORTS AWARDS PRESENTED BY THE FITZ MEMORIAL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT
Robert Little, University High School
Robert Rucker, Rogers High School
Dakota Hipes, Mt. Spokane High School
Sports don't just entertain. They improve communities. They drive economies. And no other organization brings sports events to the Inland Northwest like the Spokane Sports Commission. We are a nonprofit coalition of regional government; business and volunteers committed to recruiting and developing sports events. With these events come tourism dollars, entertainment and media attention attracting sports fans from around the world. Business wins. Kids win. Fans win, our region wins.
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