Travel Lane County
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Adventure Center/Visitor Information: 3312 Gateway St · Springfield OR (Open daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
Downtown Eugene Visitor Center: 754 Olive St · Eugene OR (Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Mailing Address: PO Box 10286 · Eugene OR 97440 s


SportsTown Awards photo: Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission

SportsTown Awards

Thank you for another great year! SportsTown Awards will return May 31, 2018 at the Valley River Inn with a few more surprises. See you there!

2017 Award Winners
Male and Female Student Athletes of the Year by Colin Morton
2017 Male and Female Student-Athlete of the Year

Presented by Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission; 2017 Winners - Noah Burke & Hannah Albrecht

2017 SportsTown Awards Mascot of the Year by Colin Morton
2017 Mascot of the Year

Presented by Dari Mart & Eugene Emeralds; 2017 Winner - Springfield High School "Otto"

2017 SportsTown Awards Sustainable Sports Event of the Year by Colin Morton
2017 Sustainable Event of the Year

Presented by the City of Eugene; 2017 Winner - 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Track & Field

2017 SportsTown Awards Athletic Trainer of the Year by Colin Morton
2017 Athletic Trainer of the Year

Presented by Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine; 2017 Winner - Laura Baker, Sheldon

2017 SportsTown Awards Athlete with Heart by Colin Morton
2017 Athlete with Heart

Presented by Comcast Business; 2017 Winner - Blake Nelson, Creswell High School

2017 Inspirational Coach of the Year by Colin Morton
2017 Inspirational Coach of the Year

Presented by Sinclair Broadcasting Inc.; 2017 Winner - AJ Robinson, Churchill High School

2017 SportsTown Awards Sports Promotion of the Year by Colin Morton
2017 Sports Promotion of the Year

Presented by UO Warsaw Center; 2017 Winner - Ninkasi Brewing

EVENT GOALS

The SportsTown Awards recognize the best achievements in sports tourism, recognize responsible / sustainable sports event practices, celebrate youth, prep and collegiate athletics, recognize fan interaction (mascots), identify inspirational stories, and celebrate significant local contributions to sports.

GET TO KNOW US

The Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission is a marketing organization under Travel Lane County. Their mission is to create a cohesive sports community within the County by connecting venue owners, managers, schools, event providers, and our hospitality community to sports event planners in order to foster the growth of new sports events to our area.

2016 SportsTown Awards

The Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission honored a variety of award recipients at the inaugural SportsTown Awards, presented by RG Media Company, on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at the Valley River Inn in Eugene. A portion of the evening was broadcast live on local television. It was an unforgettable evening for all who attend and a wonderful way to celebrate the outstanding athletes, events and athletic achievements in our region. Jordan Kent was on hand as the master of ceremonies with a keynote address by Dr. Pilar Bradshaw from Eugene Pediatric Associates on the benefits of sports on children's health.

2017 SportsTown Awards Sponsors

2017 SportsTown Awards Sponsors

For More Information

Jessica Shefferman

Director of Event Operations