In the first three years of the Des Moines Register Sports Awards, we featured guest speakers Peyton Manning, Shaquille O’Neal, and Venus Williams.
This June, we are bringing in a superstar visitor to proportion his experiences with the top excessive college athletes in the country.
And he is one of all Iowa’s most OK sports icons.
Pro Football Hall-of-Famer Kurt Warner may be appearing on the Des Moines Register Sports Awards on June 21 at Wells Fargo Arena. The occasion honors more than 750 of our All-Iowa athletes and coaches and kingdom championship teams from the 2018-19 excessive college sports activities seasons, along with Special Olympians from the nation. A previous couple of years, we created reminiscences of a lifetime for scholar-athletes from throughout the country. We are excited to usher in a person like Kurt Warner because the headline speaker to hold that subculture,” stated Allen Vaughan, Consumer Experience Director for the Register. “Bringing in a member of the Hall of Fame who has ties to Iowa is a special possibility.”
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Muscatine native and countrywide sports activities play-by way of-play commentator Chris Hassel will emcee the occasion. Hassel served because of the emcee at last 12 months’ experience.
“I could not be extra inspired with the occasion ultimate year. Having by no means attended, I had no idea what to anticipate. But it was a quality experience for anybody from the athletes to the parents,” Hassel said in an e-mail reaction to the Register. “These youngsters need to be identified for their high-quality accomplishments, and the Register Sports Awards provide them a unique vicinity to return together and be handled like our pinnacle professional athletes. I’m revered for being welcomed back for some other yr on the mic for the sort of terrific event.