All-CNY High School Sports Awards honors fall/winter athletes
The second annual All-CNY High School Sports Awards honors outstanding high school athletes in a variety of sports. The ESPY’s-styled event celebrates elite Section III athletes for accomplishments in their sport. This year’s event will be at 6 p.m. June 13 at the Landmark Theatre downtown.
Honorees include Players of the Year in a variety of sports, from football to tennis to basketball and ice hockey, to lacrosse, baseball, softball and golf.
Nominees for the Players of the Year were picked from the All-Central New York teams sponsored by Syracuse.com and The Post-Standard. These teams have long been a staple of area high school sports.
All athletes honored as All-CNY selections and their families are invited. Honored athletes receive special certificates for their achievements.
Special awards include Comeback Player of the Year, Team of the Year, Coach of the Year, Best Overall Sports Year (for large and small schools) and Male and Female Athlete of the Year, an award that combines athletic and academic prowess.
Player of the Year nominees and their coaches get into the show for free.
Brent Axe, a Syracuse.com/Post Standard sports reporter is master of ceremonies for the show.
Advance tickets are $10 at www.allcnysports.com/tickets or at the Landmark box office at 362 S. Salina St. in Syracuse.