ORLANDO, Fla. (March 15, 2017) – The title of top amateur athlete in America is up for debate this week, as seven deserving finalists – Wisconsin volleyball All-American Lauren Carlini, judo Olympic gold medalist Kayla Harrison, gold medalist gymnast, Laurie Hernandez, water polo gold medalist Ashleigh Johnson, target shooter Ginny Thrasher who also won gold, Aly Raisman gold medal gymnast and wrestler Kyle Snyder, another gold winner – were announced today for the 87th AAU James E. Sullivan Award.
The best in amateur athletics will battle for the nation’s top prize this week, as seven finalists – Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry, World Champion gymnast Simone Biles. Pat Tillman Award winner Keenan Reynolds, NCAA Volleyball Champion Mikaela Foecke, Gold Medalist Brittany Bowe, three-time NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player Breanna Stewart and USOC Male SportsMan of the Year Jordan Burroughs – were announced today by the Amateur Athletic Union (AAU).
National Youth Track Coaches Association and AAU Track & Field Alliance
Inaugural AAU Pacific Rim Basketball Championships
HONOLULU, Hawaii (July 3, 2017) - The inaugural AAU Pacific Rim Basketball Championships hosted by Jam On It were a success.
RECAP: 2017 AAU Gymnastics Age Group National Championship
AAU leaders to attend National Council of Youth Sports Sports Day
AAU Club Championships & AAU Primary Nationals Recap
The AAU Primary Nationals and AAU Club Championships came to a close this past weekend.
MORE THAN 5,500 ELITE ATHLETES SET TO TIP OFF IN ORLANDO AT THE AAU 16U-18U BOYS' BASKETBALL NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
More Than 15,000 Participants Head to Detroit for 18 Sports Competitions at the AAU Junior Olympic Games Beginning Next Week
Athletes from 45 states expected to compete in largest multi-sport event in the country; 10-day competition has brought more than $50 million to previous host cities since 2010
Amateur Athletic Union, USA Pickleball Association to Host First Large-Scale Youth Pickleball Event at 2017 AAU Junior Olympic Games in Detroit
Largest multi-sport youth event in the country to host exhibition event of unique paddle sport; AAU, USA Pickleball Association aim to provide more competitive opportunities in the sport for youth athletes
Boo Williams Exposure Showcase II
AAU Junior Olympic Games - Swimming
AAU Junior Olympic Games - Sport Stacking
15U/9th Grade DIII National Championship
2017 SELRR-Area 11 Primary Track and Field Invitat
East Coast Girls Basketball College Coaches Showca
Mid Valley Swim League Championships
P.G.F. Shootout Camp
AAU Nevada Police & Fit