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Athlete Nominations Now Open

Spokane Sports Commission is proud to team with SWX to host a special awards show celebrating Spokane’s brightest talent in local high school and club sports. These prestigious awards recognize local coaches and student athletes for exceptional athletic performance as well as their character, dedication, sportsmanship, and service. Please help us in honoring our local youth by submitting your nominations today.

Nomination Criteria

Individual athletes must have attended 9-12 grade during the 2017-18 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 2017–May 2018.

Nomination Process

Nominations will remain open through May 1, 2018. 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.

Results of spring competitions taking place after the close date will be taken into consideration during the selection process. Please nominate stand-out spring sports athletes.

Finalists and winners will be chosen by a pre-determined selection committee comprised of sports-minded community members.

Created in partnership with:


Sammie Ragan | Marketing & Event Manager



Nominations accepted from Eastern Washington schools within approx. 100 miles of Spokane. This includes:



Northeast 1B (NE1B)

Northeast 2B (NE2B)

Northeast 1A (NE1A)

Great Northern 2A (GN2A)


Greater Spokane 3A

Greater Spokane 4A




St. John-Endicott

Awards Show: Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox

Athlete Nomination Deadline: May 1, 2018, 12pm

A Look Back at 2017 Award Winners

Join us and congratulate the winners in the following categories:

Coach the Year

Alex Schuerman, Baseball, Mt. Spokane High School

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

Oakesdale High School Volleyball Team

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

Deer Park High School Cross Country Team

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

Mead High School Volleyball Team

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

Mead High School Wrestling Team


Non-High School Sports Top Female Athlete

Akina Yamada, Judo, Pacific Judo Academy

Non-High School Sports Top Male Athlete

Daniel Roy, Swimming, King Aquatic Club

High School Sports Top Female Athlete

Lexie Hull, Basketball, Central Valley High School

High School Sports Top Male Athlete

Clai Quintanilla, Wrestling, North Central High School

Against All Odds Honorees

Rodrick Fisher, East Valley High School

Micah Henry, Northwest Christian School

Rogers Co-ed Cheer Squad

Thank you to our community partners.

About Spokane Sports Commission

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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