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15th Annual Event Recap | 2012 Top 10 Sports Moments | Past Award Recipients

16th Annual Pepsi Celebration of Champions presented by Kroger
February 26, 2014
The Grand Ole Opry House
Silent Auction and Reception: 5:30 PM Awards Show: 7 PM

Click Here to Vote for This Year's Sports Person of the Year!

The Pepsi Celebration of Champions presented by Kroger was created in 1999 and is Nashville’s premier sports awards event saluting amateur and professional sporting events in Middle Tennessee.

In February over 1,000 people will gather at the Grand Ole Opry House to honor Middle Tennessee’s finest amateur and professional athletes, teams, and coaches! 

We will recognize the most accomplished amateur and professional sports icons with awards such as the Sports Person of the Year, Community Spirit Award, Fred Russell Lifetime Achievement Award, Ed Temple Amateur Athletics, High School Athletics, Kaia Jergenson Courage, and the Sergeant York Trophy.  In addition, relive the thrill as we announce the Top Ten Sports Moments of the Year.

Where: The Grand Ole Opry House

Awards:  High School Female Athletics Award, High School Male Athletics Award, High School Female Team Athletics Award, Ed Temple Female Amateur Athletics Award, Ed Temple Male Amateur Athletics Award, Sports Person of the Year Award, Community Spirit Award, Fred Russell Lifetime Achievement Award, Kaia Jergenson Courage Award, Sergeant York Trophy, NSC Volunteer of the Year, Brandt & Mandy Snedeker Foundation Scholarship Awards, and the Top Ten Sports Moments of 2013

Nominees: Nominations are accepted year long. Click here to nominate a deserving athlete, coach, team, or top sports moment.

Host:  Nashville Sports Council, Inc. (NashvilleSports.com)

Title & Presenting Sponsor:  Pepsi Beverages Company (www.pepsico.com/pbc) | Kroger (www.kroger.com)

Tickets: General Admission tickets for this event start as low as $10.  Please click here to view additional ticket information.  In addition, thereare Backstage VIP Tickets which include food and beverage, as well as sponsorships available.

Committee: Event Chair – Mike Henry, Hyatt
Awards Committee Chair – Heather Carter, TSSAA
Top Ten Committee Chair - Rick Regen, RSR Sales
To see a full list of committee members, please click here.

Silent Auction: The Silent Auction features incredible sports experiences, memorabilia, and some great non-sports related items. Proceeds help fund this event and the Nashville Sports Council.