Listed below are the individuals who have been chosen as the recipients of the 2017 Sports Awards. We like to recognize the outstanding achievements of these individuals year round. We appreciate all their dedication and hard work! If you see them at one of our events, be sure to congratulate them!
Outstanding Volunteer- Johnathan Orta
Male Athlete- Gerren Brown
Female Athlete- Jamie Hickman
Outstanding Family- The Robinson Family
Outstanding Coach- Trey Earhart
Outstanding School- Nicholls State University
State Corporate Benefactor- CITGO
Unified Partner- Alex Miller
Civic Organization- Knights of Columbus 2952
Outstanding Ambassador- Octagon Media
Hall of Fame- John Saye
LETR Top Fundraiser- Col. Ward Webb
LETR Top Area- Capital
LETR Above and Beyond- Det. Bob Escamilla
Special Olympics Louisiana values dedication and would like to honor the time many individuals have spent making a difference in the lives of our athletes. We truly appreciate their continued support of our movement and their efforts in changing the way Louisiana views our athletes.
Listed below are the individuals who have been chosen as the recipients of the 2016 Sports Awards. We would like to recognize the outstanding achievements of these individuals.
The efforts they exhibit today will benefit those with intellectual disabilities for the future. Special Olympics Louisiana has been proudly serving people for almost 49 years. We appreciate these people who strive to make a positive impact in our community and make a difference one hour at a time. Congratulations to our winners!
|Outstanding Female Special Olympics Athlete
|Outstanding Male Special Olympics Athlete
|Outstanding Volunteer Award
|Johanna E. Brescher Outstanding Games Volunteer
||Riverdale Middle School
|Outstanding State Corporate Benefactor
|Outstanding Area Corporate Benefactor
|Outstanding Civic Organization
||Knights of Columbus
|Outstanding Unified Partner
|Outstanding Media- TV
||Jay Grymes- WAFB
|Outstanding Media- Radio
||Rick Godley- Peach Radio 99.3 FM
|Special Olympics Hall of Fame
||Dr. A. N. Diodene
|LETR Top Fundraiser
||Lt. Col. Ward Webb
|LETR Top Area
|LETR Above and Beyond
||Officer Becky White
For a full list of all the winners and a description of the awards please log onto the website at www.laso.org.