2015 Scheels “Nice Guy” Award

WFRV Local 5 Coverage

Click on these link to read a great article by WFRV Local 5’s Joshua Rose on their coverage of the banquet, and an outstanding feature by Kris Schuller. https://www.wearegreenbay.com/news/local-news/the-stars-come-out-at-54th-red-smith-banquet/1706054569 https://www.wearegreenbay.com/news/local-news/the-music-man-of-uw-madison-prepares-for-retirement/1704587302

View from a Sponsor’s Table

The Boldt Company is one of the Red Smith Banquet table sponsors. They use this sponsorship to support local youth sports organizations and to entertain valued customers. They shared photos taken during our event that show a close-up Sponsor’s view of the festivities. Here is a photo of the local award winners. Thank you Boldt, […]

Special Guest -Nick Collins

Green Bay Packer Hall-of Famer, Nick Collins will be a Special Guest at the 54th. Annual Red Smith Sports Awards Banquet.  Collins was an exceptional defensive back in his time with the Packers.  He is best remembered for his heroics in Super Bowl XLV when he picked off Pittsburg Steeler QB Ben Rothlesberger and returned […]

Congratulations Mark Tauscher!!

#65 Forever ——- We knew it was coming when he joined us in January, but it is great to see “the ring” presented to the newest Green Bay Packer Hall-of-Fame inductee, our 2018 Red Smith Award winner, Mark Tauscher.  We are proud to be associated with your legacy Mark.  CONGRATULATIONS from all of us in […]

Mark Tauscher to be 2018 Red Smith Award Winner

The 53rd annual Red Smith Sports Award Banquet will honor former Packer and Badger legend, Mark Tauscher with the 2018 Red Smith Award. This award is given annually to a person who has made a significant contribution to sports in Wisconsin. The presentation will be made at the 53rd annual Red Smith Sports Award Banquet […]

Featured Guest Muggsy Bogues to Speak at 2018 Banquet

The 53rd annual Red Smith Sports Award Banquet will honor NBA legend Tyrone “Muggsy” Bogues as the Featured Guest. He will speak at this year’s Banquet which will be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 6:30 pm at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in downtown Appleton, Wisconsin. Tyrone Bogues was born in Baltimore, Maryland, […]

Andre Dawson is the 2018 Nice Guy Award Winner!

The 53rd annual Red Smith Sports Award Banquet will honor Major League Baseball Hall-of-Famer Andre Nolan Dawson, aka “The Hawk” with the 2018 Scheels Sports “Nice Guy” Award. Each year, this Award is given to an athlete who has excelled at their sport on a national stage, all the while bringing great sportsmanship and honor […]