Courier-Journal Sports Awards Sponsorships
There are few things that truly inspire like seeing young athletes succeed.
The Courier-Journal Sports Awards honors the most elite athletes in Kentuckiana High School Sports. This year’s event, the third annual, will take place on Thursday, June 7, 2018 at The Louisville Palace. The show features awards, entertainment and a special appearance from a celebrity guest – past speakers are Peyton Manning (2016) and Mia Hamm (2017).
The event is made possible through the generous support of our community sponsors, true partners who believe in the importance of community involvement and supporting the young student-athletes who we honor through this event.
Interested in Becoming a Sponsor?
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details about Local Presenting and Associate level corporate sponsorships. Or read on for more info about Associate and Player of the Year award sponsorship opportunities.
Partner Award Sponsorships
Academic Achievement Award
As important as the scores are in the sports world, academic excellence can help student-athletes accomplish bigger dreams in their future. The Academic Achievement award is presented to an athlete who go went above and beyond both in sports AND in the classroom.
Kentucky & Indiana Coach of the Year Awards
Coaches go above and beyond, dedicating endless hours to the sport. They’re the first one in the gym, and the last to leave. High school sports are simply not possible without their time, care and support. The two Coach of the Year awards are presented to an outstanding coach in Kentucky and an outstanding coach in southern Indiana.
Male & Female Special Olympics Athlete of the Year Awards
These awards go to athletes who have poured their heart and soul into their favorite sports through Special Olympics. This segment of the awards show is a crowd favorite.
Player of the Year Awards
Individual awards are presented to student atheletes in these sports. For more information about how to sponsor a specific sport, click here.
|Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year||Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year|
|Girls Golfer of the Year||Boys Golfer of the Year|
|Girls Soccer Player of the Year||Boys Soccer Player of the Year|
|Girls Tennis Player of the Year||Boys Tennis Player of the Year|
|Field Hockey Player of the Year||Competitive Cheer Team of the Year|
|Football Player of the Year||Wrestler of the Year|
|Girls Swimmer of the Year||Boys Swimmer of the Year|
|Girls Bowler of the Year||Boys Bowler of the Year|
|Girls Basketball Player of the Year||Boys Basketball Player of the Year|
|Girls Volleyball Player of the Year||Archer of the Year|
|Girls Lacrosse Player of the Year||Boys Lacrosse Player of the Year|
|Softball Player of the Year||Baseball Player of the Year|
|Girls Track and Field Athlete of the Year||Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year|
Star Struck: 2017 Courier-Journal Sports Awards Event Recap
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2018 Sports Awards Event & CJ High School Sports Coverage
Event Ticketing & Information (will be updated when tickets go on sale for 2018)