Join StarNews Media as we celebrate and honor the accomplishments of the 2018-2019 All-Area high school student athletes at the annual Best of StarNewsVarsity Awards. The awards banquet is StarNews Media'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 Carolina Sports Medicine and New Hanover Regional Medical Center, the event honors the top performers from Brunswick, New Hanover, and Pender counties in 21 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, Coach of the Year and others. Best of StarNewsVarsity All-Area athletes are invited to attend for free and the event is open to family, friends and the general public.
Doors open at 6:00pm. Event starts at 6:30pm. General admission tickets may be purchased for $50. General admission ticket includes dinner, awards ceremony, and presentation by special guest speaker. General admission seating is first come, first served in proximity to speaker. Seating is limited. Best of StarNewsVarsity athletes will receive a invitation with instructions for claiming your free ticket.
We are proud to welcome Carolina Panthers tight end and three-time pro bowler, Greg Olsen, as our featured special guest. Olsen will be live in Wilmington for a question and answer session about lesson's he's learned and memories he's made during his career in the NFL.
Best of StarNewsVarsity Awards is presented by StarNews Media in partnership with Carolina Sports Medicine and New Hanover Regional Medical Center. Thank you sponsors for allowing us to bring this event to our community.
Best of StarNewsVarsity Preps athletes are invited to attend for free and the event is open to family, friends and the general public.
General admission tickets may be purchased for $50. General admission ticket includes dinner, awards ceremony, and presentation. General admission seating is first come, first served in proximity to speaker.
Mixed Green Salad with Ranch Dressing and Balsamic Vinaigrette
Rolls and Butter
Grilled Chicken with Basil Pesto Sauce and Roasted Tomato Garnish
Green Beans and Squash
Tuxedo Mousse Cake with Strawberry Garnish or Lemon Shortcake
Coffee, Sweet/Unsweet Tea, Water