Newspaper clippings, press releases and photo/video content of the Oregon Sports Awards over the years



In The News

2019

Lake Oswego's Casey Filkins wins Oregon Sports Awards Prep Football Player of the Year award (Aug. 11)

Written by Miles Vance of the Lake Oswego Review

Damian Lillard Wins Harry Glickman Pro Athlete of the Year (Aug. 1)

Written by Isaiah De los Santos of Blazer’s Edge

Lindsey Horan is 2019 Harry Glickman Professional Athlete of the Year (July 31)

Kelly Graves captures Slats Gill Sportsperson of the Year honors (July 31)

Ionescu repeats as Bill Hayward Amateur Athlete of the Year (July 31)

Damian Lillard wins fourth Harry Glickman Professional Athlete of the Year award (July 31)

Summit's Fiona Max claims Prep Girls X-Country Runner of the Year honors (July 31)

Aaron Deloney captures Prep Boys Basketball Player of the Year award (July 31)

Uzoekwe wins Girls Prep Track & Field Athlete of the year (July 31)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Westview's Uzoekwe named Track and Field Athlete of the Year (July 31)

OIT Women's Cross Country Claims First Pasero Team of the Year Award (July 31)

Press release from OIT athletic communications

Micah Williams sprints to top (July 30)

Written by Kerry Eggers of The Portland Tribune

More Oregon Sports Awards go to three teams, two players (July 30)

Written by The Portland Tribune staff

UO women's basketball wins 2019 George Pasero Team of the Year award (July 30)

OIT women's cross country claims first Pasero Team of the Year award (July 30)

SOU softball chosen team of the year (July 30)

Written by the Medford Mail Tribune

Southern Oregon softball wins George Pasero Team of the Year (July 30)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

SOU softball tabbed George Pasero Team of the Year by Oregon Sports Awards (July 30)

Written by Josh McDermott of Southern Oregon University athletic communications

Southern Oregon softball wins George Pasero Team of the Year award (July 30)

Press release written by the Cascade Collegiate Conference staff

Southern Oregon softball named George Pasero Team of the Year (July 30)

Terry Stotts Wins the 2019 Slats Gill Sportsperson of the Year Award (July 29)

Press release written by the National Basketball Coaches Association

Ace pitcher Mick Abel wins 2019 Prep Baseball Player of the Year (July 29)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Mick Abel, future Oregon State hurler, wins 2019 Prep Baseball Player of the Year (July 29)

Casey Filkins wins the 2019 Prep Football Player of the Year (July 26)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Casey Filkins claims top prep football honor (July 26)

Terry Stotts reminds Portland what it means to be a Trail Blazer (July 26)

Written by Austin Carroll of FanSided

Lake Oswego's Katy Gilbert wins Oregon Sports Awards' Player of the Year honors (July 25)

Written by Miles Vance of The Lake Oswego Review

The Bridge Podcast: Tinker Hatfield, Legendary Shoe Designer (July 25)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Phillip Kue named state’s Outstanding Wrestler (July 24)

Written by David Ball of The Outlook

Terry Stotts Wins 2019 Slats Gill Sportsperson of the Year Award (July 25)

Written by Blazers Edge

Coach Terry Stotts named 2019 Slats Gill Sportsperson of the Year (July 24)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Terry Stotts named 2019 Slats Gill Sportsperson of the Year (July 24)

Thornbrue wins 2019 Prep Boys Swimmer of the Year (July 24)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Luke Thornbrue gives family its third Prep Swimmer of the Year honor (July 24)

Kaitlyn Dobler wins 2019 Prep Girls Swimmer of the Year (July 23)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Aloha's Kaitlyn Dobler repeats as Prep Girls Swimmer of the Year (July 23)

EJ Holland wins 2019 prep Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year (July 22)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Holland earns cross country honor (July 22)

Written by The Mail Tribune

Evan "E.J." Holland blazes to Prep X-Country Runner of the Year award (July 22)

Tech athletes have big challenges to better last year (July 21)

Written by Steve Matthies of the Herald and News

Your weekly recap of the 2019 Oregon Sports Awards (July 19)

Written by NBC Sports Northwest

Rose Booth wins Prep Girls Volleyball Player of the Year (July 19)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Booth gives Jesuit another Prep Volleyball Player of the Year honor (July 19)

Southridge's Brink wins second Johnny Carpenter award (July 18)

Written by Matt Singledecker of the Beaverton Valley Times

Sunset’s Jin wins PGTPOY for the Apollos (July 18)

Written by Matt Singledecker of the Beaverton Valley Times

Jesuit's Duong wins Prep GSPOY (July 18)

Written by Matt Singledecker of the Beaverton Valley Times

Jesuit's Murphy wins second straight TPOY award (July 18)

Written by Matt Singledecker of the Beaverton Valley Times

Isaac Buerger wins the 2019 Prep Boys Golfer of the Year Award (July 18)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Ridgeview’s Isaac Buerger is the 2019 Prep Boys Golfer of the Year (July 18)

Oregon Sports Awards honors Rutschman, others (July 18)

Written by The Portland Tribune

Rutschman named Bill Hayward Amateur Athlete of the Year (July 18)

Written by the Corvallis Gazette-Times

Adley Rutschman named Bill Hayward Amateur Athlete of the Year (July 18)

Adley Rutschman wins Bill Hayward Amateur Athlete of the Year (July 17)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Wright Tabbed As 2019 Female Ad Rutschman Honoree (July 17)

Written by Seth Pruess of George Fox University Athletic Communications

Annie Wright wins Ad Rutschman Girls Small College Athlete of the Year (July 17)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

George Fox’s Annie Wright wins Ad Rutschman Small College Female Athlete of the Year (July 17)

Mitchell Fink wins Ad Rutschman Boys Small College Athlete of the Year (July 17)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Fink Named Small College Athlete of the Year at Oregon Sports Awards (July 17)

Written by Oregon Tech sports information

Mitchell Fink wins Small College Athlete of the Year (July 17)

Video by Josh Shelton of KDRV

Fink wins Rutschman Award as top college athlete (July 17)

Written by Stephen Matthies of Herald and News

Mitchell Fink, OIT basketball star, wins Ad Rutschman Small College Athlete of the Year (July 17)

Katy Gilbert wins Prep Girls Lacrosse Player of the Year (July 17)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Gilbert captures Prep Girls Lacrosse Player of the Year crown (July 17)

Alex Slusher wins Prep Boys Lacrosse Player of the Year (July 17)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

OES’ Alex Slusher wins one final prep lacrosse award (July 17)

Banks' Gobel wins Prep Athlete of the Year honors (July 16)

Written by Wade Evanson of the Hillsboro Tribune

Ariel Carlson wins Prep Softball Player of the Year (July 16)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

More prep award winners announced (July 16)

Written by The Portland Tribune

Ariel Carlson adds Prep Softball Player of the Year honor ward to resume (July 16)

Jesus Rodriguez: Soccer Player of the Year (July 16)

Written by Brady Johnson for the Woodburn Independent

Serim Jin wins the Prep Girls Tennis Player of the Year (July 15)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Sunset’s Serim Jin receives Prep Girls Tennis Player of the Year honor (July 15)

Your weekly dose of the 2019 Oregon Sports Awards winners! (July 12)

Written by NBC Sports Northwest

Baylee Touey wins Girls Prep Athlete of the Year for third year (July 12)

Video by Josh Shelton of KDRV

Baylee Touey wins 4A/3A/2A/1A Prep Girls Athlete of the Year (July 12)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Touey makes it a Prep Athlete of the Year trifecta (July 12)

Olivia Loberg wins 2019 Prep Girls Golfer of the Year (July 12)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Olivia Loberg wins Prep Girls Golfer of the Year award (July 12)

Running is holland’s ‘full-time job’ (July 11)

Video by Josh Shelton of KDRV

More Oregon Sports Awards winners include Benson’s Williams, Jesuit’s Duong (July 11)

Written by The Portland Tribune

Jesus “Chuy” Rodriguez wins 2019 Prep Boys Soccer Player of the Year (July 11)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Jesus Rodriguez claims Prep Boys Soccer Player of the Year award (July 11)

Katie Duong wins Prep Girls Soccer Player of the Year (July 11)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Duong caps memorable year with Prep Girls Soccer Player of the Year honor (July 11)

6A/5A Prep Boys Athlete of the Year and Prep Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year… Micah Williams! (July 10)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Micah Williams wins big (July 10)

Peter Murphy wins Prep Boys Tennis Player of the Year (July 10)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Peter Murphy wins Prep Boys Tennis Player of the Year award again (July 10)

Phillip Kue wins 2019 Prep Wrestler of the Year (July 10)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Centennial’s Phillip Kue caps stellar prep career in style (July 10)

Cameron Brink: 6A/5A Prep Girls Athlete of the Year/Prep Girls Basketball Player of the Year (July 9)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Cameron Brink repeats in pair of Oregon Sports Awards (July 9)

Blake Gobel named 2019 4A/3A/2A/1A Prep Athlete of the Year (July 9)

Oregon Sports Awards kicks off with first of month-long honors (July 9)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Written by The Portland Tribune

Welcome to the 2019 Oregon Sports Awards (July 9)

Written by NBCS NW staff

Changing up the format at the Oregon Sports Awards (July 9)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Oregon Sports Awards: how the voting works (July 9)

Video by NBC Sports Northwest

Linfield’s Olivia McDaniel a finalist for Rutschman Award (July 2)

Written by Kelly Bird of Linfield College Athletic Communications

Ah You Dias Named CCC Female Athlete of the Year, Finalist for Ad Rutschman Award (June 27)

Written by Eastern Oregon University Athletic Communications

Three CCC athletes finalists for Oregon Sports Awards (June 25)

Written by Cascade Collegiate Conference sports information

Bailey is Chosen by Oregon Sports Awards as Finalist for Ad Rutschman Award (June 25)

Written by Robert McKinney, Willamette University assistant athletics director

2019 Oregon Sports Awards to be announced July 8-31 on NBC Sports Northwest (June 25)

Five GNAC Athletes Finalist for Oregon Sports Awards (June 19)

Concordia’s Bone, Brown and Ewing named finalists for Oregon Sports Awards’ Ad Rutschman Small College Athlete of the Year award (June 19)

Written by Joe Danahey of Concordia Athletics

ASU freshman quarterback Ethan Long a finalist for Oregon prep award (May 31)

Written by Michelle Gardner of The Arizona Republic

2018

Damian Lillard, Diego Valeri, Sabrina Ionescu among honorees at 2018 Oregon Sports Awards: Complete list of winners (June 21, 2018)
Recap of the winners from the 2018 Oregon Sports Awards.

Timbers, Porter Honored at Oregon Sports Awards (June 7, 2016)
Portland Timbers bring home the hardware at the 2016 Oregon Sports Awards.

Damian Lillard, Portland Timbers Honored at Oregon Sports Awards (June 7, 2016)
Recap of the winners from the 2016 Oregon Sports Awards.

Cup of Joe: Rooming with the Oregon Duck for the Sweet 16 (March 24, 2016)
KGW's Joe Donlon catches up with ESPN SportsCenter's Neil Everett while the Oregon Duck stays with Neil during the Sweet 16.

Your Kid Is A Finalist For An Oregon Sports Award. Now What? (June 11, 2015)
David Gillaspie talks Oregon Sports Awards finalists and what happens next for them.

Concordia's Ayala, Clowes selected as Oregon Sports Awards Finalists (June 4, 2015)
Concordia seniors Jasmin Ayala andMatthew Clowes were chosen as finalists for the Ad Rutschman Small-College Athlete of the Year award which will be given at the 63rd AnnualOregon Sports Awards at the Nike World Headquarters on Thursday, June 11.

Linfield's McNealy a finalist at Oregon Sports Awards (June 6, 2015)
Linfield College will again be represented prominently at the Oregon Sports Awards, set for Thursday, June 11, at the Tiger Woods Center on the Nike World Headquarters.

1080 The Fan talks Oregon Sports Awards (June 9, 2015)

750 The Game's In the Huddle. (June 4, 2015)
750 The Game's In the Huddle with Ragz discusses Neil Everett joining Oregon Sports Awards.

John Canzano talks Neil Everett and Oregon Sports Awards on the Bald Faced Truth (May 21, 2015)
John Canzano discusses ESPN's Neil Everett joining the Oregon Sports Awards.

ESPN SportsCenter anchor Neil Everett Discusses Oregon Sports Awards on 1080AM The Fan (May 7, 2015)
Neil Everett joins Isaac and Suke to talk Oregon Sports Awards and the #BeLikeNeil high school student sports jouralist contest, the winner of the contest gets to co-hose the Oregon Sports Awards with Neil.

ESPN SportsCenter anchor Neil Everett returns to Host 63rd Annual Oregon Sports Awards. (February 12, 2015)
ESPN SportsCenter anchor and University of Oregon alum Neil Everett will host the 63rd Annual Oregon Sports Awards on Thursday evening, June 11th at 8:00pm in the Stanford Theater at the Tiger Woods Center at Nike World Headquarters it was announced today. Everett served as host of the 2013 and 2014 Oregon Sports Awards.

The 63rd Nike Oregon Sports Awards Announce Show Date (February 12, 2015)
The Nike Oregon Sports Awards (@ORSportsAwards) presented by presented by OregonLive.com and The Oregonian has announced that the date for the 63rd annual show will be Thursday evening, June 11, 2015 in the state-of-the-art Stanford Theater at the Tiger Woods Center at Nike World Headquarters.


Press Releases

June 20, 2018 - Oregon Sports Authority - click here
OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY BASEBALL AMONG WINNERS AT THE 66th OREGON SPORTS AWARDS

June 20, 2018 - Oregon Sports Authority - click here
WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 66th OREGON SPORTS AWARDS

June 12, 2018 - Oregon Sports Authority - click here
OREGON SPORTS AWARDS PARKING MAP FOR JUNE 20th- NIKE CAMPUS 

June 7, 2018 - Oregon Sports Authority - click here
FINALISTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE 66th OREGON SPORTS AWARDS

June 7,  2017 - Etzel - click here
OREGON SPORTS AWARD ANNOUNCES PREP SPORTS FINALISTS OF 2016-2017

June 5,  2017 - Etzel - click here
PLAY IT FORWARD AWARD & FUND RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE SPRING SEASON

April 10,  2017 - Etzel - click here
PLAY IT FORWARD AWARD & FUND RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED FOR THE WINTER SEASON

February 22,  2017 - Etzel - click here
OREGON SPORTS AWARDS ANNOUNCES 2017 SHOW DATE; PLAY IT FORWARD HONORS FALL AWARD & FUND RECIPIENTS

June 7,  2016 - Etzel - click here
OREGON SPORTS AWARDS RECAP - PRESS RELEASE

June 4, 2016 - Etzel - click here
OREGON SPORTS AWARDS PARKING MAP FOR JUNE 6TH - NIKE CAMPUS

June 3, 2016 - Etzel - click here
ANNOUNCING THE OREGON SPORTS AWARDS: PREP SPRING, COLLEGE & PROFESSIONAL FINALISTS

May 23, 2016 - Etzel - click here
APRIL & MAY PLAY IT FORWARD AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

May 5, 2016 - Etzel - click here
ANNOUNCING THE OREGON SPORTS AWARDS : PREP WINTER SPORT FINALISTS

April 20, 2016 - Etzel - click here
ANNOUNCING THE OREGON SPORTS AWARDS : PREP FALL SPORT FINALISTS

April 19, 2016 - Etzel - click here
MARCH PLAY IT FORWARD AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

April 14, 2016 - Etzel - click here
NEIL EVERETT RETURNS FOR THE 64TH OREGON SPORTS AWARDS ON JUNE 6TH, 2016

March 14, 2016 - University of Portland - click here
UNIVERSITY OF PORTLAND CELEBRATES PLAY IT FORWARD WINNER MICHAIL PERVOLARAKIS

March 14, 2016 - Etzel - click here
FEBRUARY PLAY IT FORWARD AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

February 24, 2016 - Etzel - click here
JANUARY PLAY IT FORWARD AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

January 28, 2016 - Etzel - click here
RYAN NALL EARNS COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD : OREGON STATE BEAVERS RUNDOWN

January 28, 2016 - Etzel - click here
DECEMBER PLAY IT FORWARD AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

December 29, 2015 - Etzel - click here
OREGON SPORTS AWARDS HONORS UO’s HAWKINS

December 23, 2015 - Etzel - click here
OCTOBER/NOVEMBER PLAY IT FORWARD AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

October 16, 2015 - Etzel - click here
INAUGURAL 2015 PLAY IT FORWARD AWARD AND FUND CELEBRATE OREGON HIGH SCHOOL AND COLLEGE STUDENTS AND NONPROFITS COMMITTED TO GETTING KIDS ACTIVE