YWCA Greensboro Announces Third Annual Girls and Women In Sports Awards Dinner

Olympic Gold Medalist Caroline Lind guest speaker at awards dinner

YWCA Greensboro will honor girls and women in sports on Saturday, April 25, 2009 at 6:00 p.m. at the NC A&T Alumni Foundation Event Center on Benbow Road. Olympic Gold Medalist and Greensboro native Caroline Lind will be the guest speaker. Individual tickets are $40; table sponsorship is $750.

The Kay Yow Outstanding Female in Sports Award will be presented to a Guilford County female who has made significant contributions in the area of women and girls in sports in the tradition of Coach Kay Yow. Stephanie Glance, NC State Assistant Basketball Coach will attend to make the presentation of the Kay Yow award.

There will be five additional awards presented: three athletic awards for girls K-8th grade, girls 9th-12th grade and college students and above; Community leader in sports and Coach/Teacher in sports.

Nomination forms are located on the YWCA website: www.ywcagsonc.org.
Nominations are being accepted through April 6th.