THIS was in the Springfield News-Leader today!
The following individuals will be honored at the fourth annual Women's Intersports Network (WIN) Awards Banquet on Wednesday, Oct. 7, for being strong role models in the area of girls' and women’s sports:
• Challenged Award — Stephanie Phillips, Kickapoo HIgh School basketball coach
• Courage Award — Trish Marsh, Missouri State associate basketball coach
• Mentor Award — Barb Cowherd, Drury University Associate Athletics Director
• Senior Sportswoman — Sue Schuble, retired Kickapoo coach
• Corporate Award — Donna Powers, McDonald's
• Bee Payne-Stewart Spirit Award — Linda Dollar, retired MSU volleyball coach, currently city's Director of Community Olympic Development Program
The event, which includes a silent auction in which all proceeds go to benefit WIN of Springfield, begins at 5:30 p..m. at the Doubletree Hotel.
Dr. Nancy O’Reilly, who recently wrote a book entitled, “Timeless Women Speak: Feeling Youthful at Any Age," will be the keynote speaker. Tickets are available at the door.
Ticket prices are as follows:
• Event sponsor — $250
• Team rate (15 or more people) — $65
• Table of 8 — $65
• General public — $15
• WIN members $10
• Students — $5
Very cool! Can't wait for this!!!