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TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Panhandle Excessive College Sports activities Awards is a nine-month scholar athlete recognition program that culminates in a star-studded, on-demand broadcast present, that includes the most important names in skilled sports activities and the highest scholar athletes from the Florida Panhandle space. Honorees for 25 state sanctioned sports activities shall be introduced all year long within the Northwest Florida Each day Information, Panama Metropolis Information Herald, Pensacola Information Journal, Tallahassee Democrat, The Destin Log, and on the occasion web site at sportsawards.usatoday.com/floridapanhandle.
In the course of the on-demand broadcast, prime skilled athletes and sportscasters will current these honorees, together with the highest three finalists and the athlete of the 12 months for every sport. The awards showcase may also function different premier awards for each on and off-field accomplishments of scholar athletes, coaches and groups, together with awards for a scholar athlete of the 12 months, the highest band, the coach of the 12 months, crew of the 12 months, and the female and male athlete of the 12 months.
The awards present shall be free to observe on any smartphone or laptop because of native enterprise sponsors. It’s scheduled to premiere at 7 p.m. EDT on Thursday, June 24, 2021. Honorees ought to register on the present web site to order their complimentary athlete present field, which is scheduled to reach roughly one week previous to the present. Registrations are additionally used to ship out awards for winners following the present.
Go to sportsawards.usatoday.com/floridapanhandle to join updates to maintain up with present updates, honoree alternatives, presenter bulletins and extra.
This program is a part of the USA TODAY Excessive College Sports activities Awards, the most important highschool sports activities recognition program within the nation. Occasion organizers had hoped to plan for an in individual occasion for 2021, however concern for the continued security and well being of scholars and their households with the continued unfold of COVID-19, led to a choice to provide a streaming awards present.
“As a result of varied county, state and regional variations in safety in opposition to the unfold of the virus, in addition to our personal dedication to security, we couldn’t confidently plan for dwell occasions throughout the nation in 2021,” mentioned Crystal Costa, Gannett’s occasion director for the highschool sports activities award sequence. “We do hope and plan to be returning to our ESPY-style highschool awards reveals in individual in 2022.”
Together with the prospect to be acknowledged on this regional awards present, prime scholar athletes may additionally be featured within the Florida Excessive College Sports activities awards present. The state honorees may also be introduced all year long, and these honorees, together with winners in every class shall be revealed in the course of the Florida Excessive College Sports activities awards on-demand broadcast, premiering at 7 p.m. EDT July 15 on sportsawards.usatoday.com/florida.
Go to the web site to join updates and honoree alternatives all year long. Tales in regards to the alternatives and extra program data will also be discovered at www.usatoday.com/sports activities/high-school-sports-awards.
Lastly, probably the most elite highschool athletes, coaches and groups from throughout the united stateswill be featured within the inaugural USA TODAY Excessive College Sports activities Awards present. The Florida athlete of the 12 months winners shall be nationwide honorees in cross nation, tennis, golf, soccer, volleyball, soccer, hockey, swimming and diving, lacrosse, wrestling, basketball, softball, observe and area, baseball and gymnastics.
The USA TODAY Excessive College Sports activities Awards present, which shall be televised and out there for streaming in early August, will showcase these honorees from every state, announce the highest three within the nation after which identify the athlete of the 12 months in every sport. Viewers may also see awards for the freshman athlete of the 12 months, the play of the 12 months, the nation’s prime female and male athlete, and lots of different premier awards for highschool scholar athletes.
Please use the hashtag #FLPHSSA and #USATODAYHSSA for an opportunity to be featured on the social media feeds on the occasion web sites and be part of the net dialog.
Gannett owns and operates the most important highschool athlete recognition program within the U.S. Viewers can discover honorees from varied areas,together with the nationwide honorees and winners at sportsawards.usatoday.com. For extra data, e mail firstname.lastname@example.org.