Tuesday, October 5, 2010


The Springfield chapter of the Women’s Intersports Network (WIN) has renamed its courage award for the late Kickapoo High School basketball coach, Stephanie Phillips. The 2010 recipient is the 2009-10 Kickapoo girls' basketball team.

This award and six others will be presented at the annual WIN Awards on Oct. 6 at the Doubletree Hotel on North Glenstone Avenue. The evening will begin with hors d’oeuvres at 5:30, followed by the ceremony at 6.

Awards to be presented:

• Stephanie Thurman Phillips Courage Award — the 2009-10 Kickapoo girls’ basketball team

• Bee-Payne Stewart Spirit Award — Marilyn Moore

• Mentor Award — Karen Fielding

• Sportswoman Award — Marilyn Grier

WOW Award — Fetlework (12-year-old girl from Africa who plays basketball and soccer at the Boys & Girls Club)

• Corporate Award — Glenda Bond of Waddell & Reed

• President’s Service Award — Betty Ward and Jim and Ivy Wilfong

**Pam Clark-Springfield News-Leader**

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