Evans To Receive Leadership Award
Nov. 13, 2000
Arizona State basketball coach Rob Evans will receive the Outstanding Sports Leadership Award at the Fifth Annual March of Dimes Arizona Athletic Awards Breakfast on Tuesday (Nov. 14) morning. The event honors Arizona's finest individuals and teams for outstanding contributions to sports.
The 2000 honorees are: Joe Proski (Lifetime Achievement Award for his work with the Phoenix Suns), Tom Ambrose (Outstanding Sports Executive), Diamondback Luis Gonzalez (Outstanding Professional Athlete), ASU's Casey Myers (Outstanding Amateur Athlete) and Evans.
The event is hosted by KFYI Sports Director Tom Dillon, who also is the play-by-play voice of the Arizona State basketball team.
The event, held at the Hyatt Regency, begins at 7:30 a.m. Funds go to the March of Dimes Birth Defects Foundation.