SPOKANE YOUTH SPORTS AWARDS

We are rockin’ the red carpet to celebrate the region’s top youth athletes! Join our local sports teams, student-athletes and their coaches as we honor their athletic accomplishments. Experience a fun and spirited night that resembles ESPN's ESPY awards and attend the 2015-16 Spokane Youth Sports Awards.

Red Carpet festivities begin June 7 at 5pm, the awards ceremony begins at 6pm. General admission tickets are $15 and can be purchased online.

Spokane Youth Sports Awards Red Carpet Event

June 7, Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox

Nomination Criteria

Individual athletes must have attended 9-12 grade during the 2015-16 school year and attended a high school located within Northeast District Seven and/or Greater Spokane District Eight. Coaches must have coached a club sport or high school sport within Spokane County and/or Northeast District Seven and/or Greater Spokane District Eight during the time-frame of June 2015–May 2016.

About the Nomination/Selection Process

Nominations will remain open through May 6, 2016. Athletic Directors, Coaches, Sports Officials, Club Directors/Administrators are all eligible to submit nominations. There is no limit to the number of nominations each person can submit. Each individual athlete, coach, or team requires a separate submission.

Finalists and winners will be chosen in May 2016 by a selection committee comprised of sports-minded community members established by Spokane Sports Commission.

Corporate Sponsorship

This program is only possible with the ongoing support from local businesses. Awards show sponsorship opportunities for 2015-16 are available. Contact Sammie Ragan.

Important Dates

Nominations Close: May 6
Selection Committee Review: May 10
Video Production/Finalist Interviews: May 11–May 20
Evening Awards Ceremony: Tuesday, June 7, 2016 (Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox)

Questions?

Sammie Ragan
Marketing & Event Coordinator
Spokane Sports Commission
Email
509.363.6825

 

Included Leagues:

 

NORTHEAST DISTRICT SEVEN:

Northeast 1B (NE1B)

Northeast 2B (NE2B)

Northeast 1A (NE1A)

Great Northern 2A (GN2A)

 

GREATER SPOKANE DISTRICT EIGHT:

Greater Spokane 3A

Greater Spokane 4A

 

Watch highlights from previous years:

Meet the 2015–16 Finalists

Join us and congratulate the finalists in the following categories:

Coach of the Year

David McKenna, Football, Gonzaga Preparatory School
Freddie Rehkow, Basketball, Central Valley High School
Ray Ricks, Basketball, Northwest Christian School

1B/2B/1A Top Female High School Sports Team

Colfax High School Volleyball Team
Colton High School Basketball Team
Oakesdale High School Volleyball Team

1B/2B/1A Top Male High School Sports Team

Almira/Coulee-Hartline High School Football Team
Deer Park High School Wrestling Team
Northwest Christian High School Basketball Team

2A/3A/4A Top Female High School Sports Team

Central Valley High School Basketball Team
Lewis & Clark High School Cross Country Team
Mt. Spokane High School Basketball Team

2A/3A/4A Top Male High School Sports Team

Clarkston Boys High School Basketball Team
Gonzaga Preparatory School Football Team
Lewis & Clark High School Tennis Team

Non-High School Sports Top Female Athlete

Hannah Bowles, Gymnastics, Dynamic Gymnastics
Sakaiya McCoy, Swimming, Spokane Area Swimming
Sarah Nicholls, Swimming, CDA Area Swim Team

Non-High School Sports Top Male Athlete

Spencer Kimbro, Wheelchair Basketball/Track & Field, ParaSport Spokane
Andrew Potyk, Cross Country Nordic Skiing, Spokane Nordic Ski
Daniel Roy, Swimming, Spokane Area Swimming

High School Sports Top Female Athlete

Zella Conley, Gymnastics/Track & Field, Mead High School
Lexie Hull, Basketball, Central Valley High School
Riley Lupfer, Basketball, Lewis & Clark High School
Zoe Moser, Volleyball/Basketball/Softball, Colton High School

High School Sports Top Male Athlete

Dallas Isaak, Football/Basketball/Baseball, Almira/Coulee-Hartline High School
Justin Janke, Cross Country, North Central High School
Nick Johnson, Football/Track & Field, Gonzaga Preparatory School
Dalton Young, Wrestling, Lakeside High School

Against All Odds Special Sports Awards

Eli Emerson, Basketball, Central Valley High School
Adam Jacobson, Football/Basketball/Tennis, Lewis & Clark High School
Katherine Kaczka, Wheelchair Basketball/Field Events, ParaSport Spokane
Roberto Lopez, Cross Country/Track & Field, John R. Rogers High School

 

 

About Spokane Sports Commission

Say Hello

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.

714 N Iron Bridge Way, Suite 202 | Spokane, WA 99202 | 509.456.5812  |  www.spokanesports.org

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Say Hello

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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