Help Decide the 2017 Athlete of the Year!
The Athlete of the Year scholarship is the culminating award of the 2016-17 Athlete of the Week program, sponsored by Coordinated Health. One male and one female winner will receive a $10,000 scholarship based on a 1/3 split vote between The Morning Call sports department, the Coordinated Health leadership team, and the results of the online voting tool below.
The Morning Call and Coordinated Health will use the following criteria in their consideration for the Athlete of the Year recipient:
- Academics: The athlete serves as a strong role model in the classroom and plans to attend college.
- Leadership: The athlete shows a commitment to the people and organizations in his/her community.
- Athletics: The athlete displays a high level of performance in his/her chosen sport(s).
VOTING RULES: To cast your vote, simply find your favorite athlete below, enter your email and press the “Vote” button. Don’t forget to share your favorite athlete’s entry to increase their chances of winning. By casting a vote you agree to receive the Coordinated Health mailing list for updates about the contest and other content.
Please Note: The voting results displayed below will only constitute 1/3 of the final decision for the Athlete of the Year scholarship.
Special Guest Speaker
One of the most electrifying all-purpose weapons in the NFL over the last decade, Westbrook spent nine successful professional seasons in the NFL. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the 2002 NFL Draft after playing for Villanova University. Following an eight-year career with the Eagles, in which he earned two Pro Bowl selections, Westbrook signed with the San Francisco 49ers, for whom he played in 2010. Westbrook was also a nominee to enter the 2016 Pro Football Hall of Fame class.