Join the Observer-Dispatch as we celebrate and honor the accomplishments of the 2016-2017 All-Mohawk Valley high school student-athletes at the inaugural All-Mohawk Valley All-Stars Sports Awards. This awards banquet is the Observer-Dispatch's way of saying thank you to the thousands of outstanding high school athletes, coaches, and fans who allow us to share their stories, performances and passions. Sponsored by Accelerate Sports, Chanatry's Hometown Market, and New York State Tool, the event honors the top performers from Oneida, Herkimer, Otsego, and Madison counties in 25 sports. Awards will be presented to the Outstanding Player of the Year in each sport, as well as Male Athlete of the Year, Female Athlete of the Year, and Coach of the Year. All-Mohawk Valley athletes are invited to attend for free and the event is open to family, friends and the general public.
We are proud to welcome football legend Jim Kelly as our featured special guest. Jim will be live in Utica for a question and answer session about lessons he's learned and memories he's made during his career.
Doors open at 6:00pm. Event starts at 6:30pm. General admission tickets may be purchased for $50 per person and are on sale now. General admission ticket includes dinner, awards ceremony, and presentation by speaker. General admission seating is first come, first served in proximity to speaker. Seating is limited.
All-Mohawk Valley All-Stars Sports Awards is presented by the Observer-Dispatch, sponsored by Accelerate Sports, Chanatry's Hometown Market, and New York State Tool and hosted by Mohawk Valley Community College.