The Touchdown Club of Akron will honor and recognize 7 Rough Rider fall sport athletes at it’s awards banquet on January 11, 2016 at Guy’s Party Center. The Touchdown Club’s Annual Fall Sports Banquet of Champions is a means of recognizing and paying tribute for outstanding athletic accomplishment and excellence in scholastic achievement by area student athletes, coaches and schools.
The Touchdown Club has a long and tradition-filled history. It is the oldest sports organization in Summit County, beginning operations in 1941. It’s major focus has always been on the youth of our community. At its two annual banquets in the fall and spring, student athletes from 44 high schools in Summit and Portage Counties are recognized.
Doors open at 6 p.m. with dinner to follow at 6:30 p.m..Anyone may attend the banquet by purchasing a ticket for $20.00. Questions and ticket information regarding the banquet may be directed to Jim Sovacool Jr. (330-864-2595).
Congratulations to the following Rough Rider fall sport athletes who will be honored at January’s banquet::
SOPHI CUDWORTH – VOLLEYBALL
TREVON RICHARDSON – FOOTBALL
CHRISTIAN MEHLMANN – FOOTBALL
KORY NIELSEN – GOLF
KEELEY LEISING – SOCCER
KAYLA FISCHER – SOCCER
JONMICHAEL WEIGEL – SOCCER