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Tennessee’s Meghan Gregg Wins 2018 Senior CLASS Award® in Softball

May 30, 2018

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (May 30, 2018) – All-American shortstop Meghan Gregg from Tennessee has been selected as the 2018 Senior CLASS Award® winner in softball. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I senior and have notable achievements in four…

Negro Leagues Baseball Museum Announces Hall of Game Class of 2018

May 1, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (May 1, 2018) – In honor of its fifth induction class, the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum (NLBM) has selected five baseball legends to be inducted into its “Hall of Game.” The announcement was made during a press conference held at the NLBM today.

This year’s class includes…

Baseball Finalists Announced for 2018 Senior CLASS Award

April 24, 2018

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (April 24, 2018) – Ten NCAA® baseball student-athletes who excel both on and off the diamond were selected as finalists today for the 2018 Senior CLASS Award® in collegiate baseball. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I…

Carter Wins 2017-18 Senior CLASS Award for Men’s Basketball

March 30, 2018

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (March 30, 2018) – All-American guard Jevon Carter of West Virginia has been selected as the 2017-18 Senior CLASS Award® winner in NCAA® Division I men’s basketball. The award, chosen by a nationwide vote of Division I men’s basketball coaches, national basketball media…

Premier to Help American Flag Football League Launch Inaugural Season

March 15, 2018

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (March 15, 2018) – Premier Sports Management has been selected as the event management company for the official kickoff of the 2018 regional tournaments of the American Flag Football League (AFFL) and its inaugural “U.S. Open of Football.”

Premier will oversee each of the…

Manning to be Honored with Lamar Hunt Award for Professional Football

January 17, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Jan. 17, 2018) – One of the greatest quarterbacks in the history of the National Football League, Peyton Manning has been selected as the 10th recipient of the Lamar Hunt Award for Professional Football for his positive impact to the game, both on and off the field, during his…

Winners of the 48th Annual 101 Awards Announced

January 10, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (January 10, 2018) – The remarkable turnaround of the Los Angeles Rams during the 2017 NFL regular season has led to the team’s clean sweep of all three 101 Awards for the NFC: Coach of the Year, Offensive Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year. Coach Sean McVay,…

Sullivan Wins 2017 Senior CLASS Award for Women’s Soccer

November 30, 2017

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (November 30, 2017) – Stanford University midfielder Andi Sullivan has been selected in nationwide balloting as the 2017 Senior CLASS Award® winner in NCAA® Division I women’s soccer.

The award, chosen by a vote of Division I women’s soccer coaches, national soccer…

Fran Fraschilla, Doug Gottlieb to Host National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame Induction

November 1, 2017

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Fran Fraschilla and Doug Gottlieb, two of college basketball’s most recognizable broadcasters, will serve as masters of ceremonies for the 2017 National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame Induction Celebration.

The induction celebration will take place on November 19 at 8…

Football Candidates Announced for 2017 Senior CLASS Award

October 4, 2017

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (October 5, 2017) – Thirty NCAA® Football Bowl Subdivision student-athletes who excel both on and off the field were selected today as candidates for the 2017 Senior CLASS Award® in collegiate football. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an…