"All of us who have won the Red Smith Award move up a couple of lengths today with the inclusion of Dave Anderson," Murray wrote. "Dave is, and always has been, a stakes horse. Our profession is lucky to have him. He's always been fair, cheerful, honest, and no more respected person ever walked into a locker room--or a press room.
He’s a member of the International Tennis Hall of Fame as a writer and broadcaster — the “preeminent and foremost authority on tennis in the world” according to the Hall — and a legend in his own field as a winner of the Associated Press Sports Editors’ Red Smith Award and a member of the National Sportswriters and Sportscasters Hall of Fame.
The 51st Annual Red Smith Sports Award Banquet will honor six local high school students for their athletic achievements on Tuesday, January 19, 2016, at 6:30 pm at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in downtown Appleton, Wisconsin. Each student will receive a $1,500 scholarship. Nicholas Vande Hey of Xavier High School and Alex Gerhardt of Fox […]