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Mo’ne Davis and Taney Dragons Among Many Award-Winners at PSWA’s 2015 Banquet

The accolades continue for Taney Dragons star Mo’ne Davis since her team’s impressive run in the 2014 Little League World Series. Mo’ne will be present with her teammates at the Philadelphia Sports Writers Association’s 111th annual banquet scheduled for Friday, Jan. 16 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Tickets are still available for $95. CLICK HERE to order. The Dragons were selected a ...

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Charlie Manuel, Ryne Sandberg, Ken Giles and Chris Wheeler Among Attendees at PSWA Dinner on Jan. 16

Phillies Wall of Fame manager Charlie Manuel and longtime Phillies broadcaster Chris Wheeler will be honored with Special Achievement awards at the Philadelphia Sports Writers Association’s 111th annual banquet scheduled for Friday, Jan. 16 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Tickets are available for $95 each. CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE. Manuel managed the Phils for nine years, compiling a 78 ...

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2014 A.L. MVP Mike Trout Selected as Outstanding Pro Athlete of the Year by PSWA

American League MVP Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels, coming off a truly outstanding year, will be honored in his home state as the Outstanding Pro Athlete of the Year, it was announced today by Philadelphia Sports Writers Association president Ron Corbin. It is hoped that Trout will be in attendance at the PSWA’s 111th annual banquet scheduled for Friday January 16th at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Cherry ...

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NHL All-Star Kimmo Timonen to Receive Sportswriters’ ‘Good Guy Award’

Philadelphia Flyers All-Star defenseman Kimmo Timonen will join an impressive roster of honorees this January as 2015’s Good Guy Award winner, it was announced today by Philadelphia Sports Writers Association president Ron Corbin. Timonen will join the head table at the PSWA’s 111th annual banquet scheduled for Friday January 16th at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. The dais is crowded with ...

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Former Villanova Basketball Great & Big 5 Hall of Famer Chris Ford To Be Honored With PSWA’s ‘Living Legend Award’

Philadelphia Sports Writers Association president Ron Corbin has announced ex-Villanova basketball great Chris Ford will receive this year's Living Legend award at the 111th annual banquet scheduled for Friday, Jan. 16 at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Ford, a native of Atlantic City, NJ, attended Holy Spirit High School in Absecon and then took the court for the Villanova Wildcats betwee ...

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Cincinnati Reds All-Star Third Baseman Todd Frazier is PSWA’s ‘Native Son’ Award-Winner

Philadelphia Sports Writers Association president Ron Corbin announced that Reds third baseman Todd Frazier will receive this year's Native Son award at the 111th annual banquet scheduled for Friday Jan. 16 at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Cherry Hill. Frazier tied for fourth place in the National League in home runs this past season with 29. While batting .273 with 86 RBI and 88 runs scored, he led the Reds in ...

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The Late Lewis Katz to be Honored with Lifetime Humanitarian Award at PSWA Banquet

Philadelphia Sports Writers Association president Ron Corbin announced that the late Lewis Katz will be honored with the Ed Snider Lifetime Humanitarian award for his charitable works at this year's event, Friday, January 16 at the Crowne Plaza in Cherry Hill, N.J. Katz was a passionate Philadelphia sports fan who also owned the New Jersey Devils and Nets at one time. His passion for sports was only exceede ...

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Taney named team of year by Philly sports writers

From the Philadelphia Daily News - First a parade, now this. The Taney Little Leaguers, who won the hearts of Philly-area fans while finishing as U.S. runners-ups in the World Series, have been named "Team of the Year," by the Philadelphia Sports Writer Association. Previous winners, include the Phillies, Red Sox and Yankees. "Taney's accomplishments transcend sports," PSWA president Ron Corbin said in a st ...

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Tickets for Sports Writers’ Banquet Are ON SALE NOW!

Tickets are now on sale for the Philadelphia Sports Writers' annual banquet on Friday, January 16, 2015. The PSWA's 111th Sports Awards Dinner will once again be held at the Crowne Plaza on Route 70 in Cherry Hill, N.J. Dinner starts at 6:30 p.m., and doors open at 5 p.m. Questions: Send e-mail to PSWAdinner@yahoo.com. How many tickets? 1 ticket $95.00 2 tickets $190.00 3 tickets $285.00 4 tickets $380.00 5 ...

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Taney Dragons Named Sports Writers’ ‘Team of the Year’ – To Be Honored at Banquet on Jan. 16

  Add another major award to Philadelphia’s Taney Dragons, United States Runners-Up in the 2014 Little League World Series. The Dragons have been named “Team of the Year” by the Philadelphia Sports Writers Association (PSWA). Manager Alex Rice, his coaching staff and all team members will be honored at PSWA’s annual awards dinner (open to the public) on Friday, Jan. 16, 2015 at Cherry Hill’s (N.J.) Cro ...

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