Kansas City Sports Commission Awards Banquet
presented by Burns and McDonnell

Celebrating 41 years, the Kansas City Sports Commission is hosting the Kansas City Sports Commission Awards Banquet.

Friday, April 11, 2014
Kansas City Downtown Marriott-Muehlebach Towers
7 p.m. - Dinner/Program

Each year the Kansas City Sports Commission and Foundation honors outstanding individuals for their commitment and achievement in sports.  The benefits of sport are long-standing and this awards banquet celebrates all the positive aspects of sports.


Waddell & Reed Executive of the Year:
Clark Hunt, Kansas City Chiefs Chairman and CEO

Kansas City Downtown Marriott Sportsman of the Year:
Matt Besler, Sporting Kansas City and U.S. Men's Soccer Team Defender

 Kansas City Life Sportswoman of the Year:
Shannon Vreeland, Olympic Gold Medal Swimmer

 Burns & McDonnell Coach of the Year:
Adam Dorrel, Northwest Missouri State Head Football Coach

Sprint Community Champion:
Shawnee Mission West Football Community 


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