2015 MTR Western Sports Star
SEATTLE – On January 21st, the Seattle Sports Commission (SSC) will announce the winners for the 2015 MTR Western Sports Star event, the Northwest’s premier celebration of Washington sports. Winners are chosen by a formula consisting of fan voting and the Sports Star Committee vote, which is compiled of local sports historians, media and others active in the sports industry. Honorees are selected by the Sports Star Committee.
Live voting begins December 1st, 2014.
Sports Story of the Year
The Sports Story of the Year is given to an individual, group of individuals or a team/organization that has positively captured the attention of and inspired the state of Washington.
Keith Jackson Award
The Keith Jackson Award is given to a member of the media for excellence in communicating the sports stories of Washington.
The Wayne Gittinger Inspirational Youth Award, presented by Seattle Children’s Hospital
The Wayne Gittinger Inspirational Youth Award presented by Seattle Children’s Hospital is given to an inspirational student who inspired us through sport.
Paul Allen Award
The Paul Allen Award is given to an individual who has made a significant or compelling contribution to the local community.
Royal Brougham Legend Award
The Royal Brougham Legend Award was introduced at the 75th Annual Sports Star of the Year. This award is given to an individual for a lifetime of achievement in sports and exemplifies the spirit of Washington.
Male Sports Star of the Year
The Male Sports Star of the Year is given to an amateur male athlete or coach for outstanding sports achievement in the past year or season.
Female Sports Star of the Year:
The Female Sports Star of the Year is given to amateur female athlete or coach for outstanding sports achievement in the past year or season.
CLICK HERE for the 2015 Silent Auction Procurement Form
Click HERE for photos from the 2014 event!