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2016

Michigan’s Jake Butt Wins Senior CLASS Award for FBS Football

December 28, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (December 28, 2016) – Michigan All-American tight end Jake Butt has been selected as the 2016 Senior CLASS Award® winner for the NCAA® Division I Football Bowl Subdivision. The award, chosen by a nationwide vote of Division I FBS football coaches, national football media and…

Minnesota’s Paige Tapp Wins Senior CLASS Award for Women’s Volleyball

December 13, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (December 14, 2016) – University of Minnesota middle blocker Paige Tapp has been selected as the 2016 Senior CLASS Award® winner in NCAA® Division I women’s volleyball. The award, chosen by a nationwide vote of Division I volleyball coaches, national volleyball media and…

Wake Forest’s Jacori Hayes Wins the 2016 Senior CLASS Award® for Men’s Soccer

December 8, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (December 8, 2016) – Wake Forest midfielder Jacori Hayes has been selected through nationwide balloting as the 2016 Senior CLASS Award® winner in NCAA® Division I men’s soccer.

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

Duke’s Christina Gibbons Wins 2016 Senior CLASS Award for Women’s Soccer

December 2, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (December 2, 2016) – Duke University defender/midfielder Christina Gibbons has been selected in nationwide balloting as the 2016 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…

Campbell University’s Matt Parrish wins the 2016 Senior CLASS Award® in Baseball

June 16, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (June 17, 2016) – Three-time CoSIDA Academic All-American and two-time All-Big South performer Matt Parrish from Campbell University has been selected as the 2016 Senior CLASS Award® winner in baseball. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an…

Alabama’s Haylie McCleney Wins 2016 Senior CLASS Award® for Softball

June 1, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (June 1, 2016) – All-American outfielder Haylie McCleney from Alabama has been selected as the 2016 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…

Brown’s Jack Kelly Wins 2016 Senior CLASS Award® in Men’s Lacrosse

May 27, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (May 27, 2016) – All-American goalie Jack Kelly from Brown has been selected as the 2016 Senior CLASS Award® winner in men’s lacrosse. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be classified as an NCAA Division I senior and have notable achievements in four areas…

2016 NLBM Hall of Game Inductees Announced

April 26, 2016

Former Major League All-Stars Headline This Year’s Negro Leagues Baseball Museum “Hall of Game” Class

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April 26, 2016) – The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum (NLBM) revealed a stellar group of baseball legends who will form its 2016 Class of Hall of Game inductees. The…

Premier Sports CEO Gary Heise Receives Cliff Wells Appreciation Award from the NABC

April 3, 2016

The National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) presented the 2016 Cliff Wells Appreciation Award to Gary Heise, Chief Executive Officer of Premier Sports Management, at the AT&T NABC Guardians of the Game Awards Show at the 2016 Final Four in Houston, TX.

The award was presented by NABC…

National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame Class of 2016 Announced

March 22, 2016

Eight College Basketball Greats Selected as the 11th Induction Class
for the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame

Class of 2016, consisting of six prolific players and two highly successful coaches,
to be inducted November 18 in Kansas City.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 22, 2016) –…

Men’s and women’s basketball candidates announced for the 2016 Senior CLASS Award

January 19, 2016

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (January 19, 2016) – Sixty NCAA® men’s and women’s basketball student-athletes who excel both on and off the court were selected as candidates today for the 2015-16 Senior CLASS Award® in collegiate basketball. To be eligible for the award, a student-athlete must be…