Former NFL star and Hall of Famer Emmitt Smith will be the featured speaker at The News-Press’ All-Area Stars banquet on May 31 at Germain Arena. The sixth annual The News-Press All-Area Stars Sports Awards is excited to feature one of the greatest football players to come out of Florida; who won three Super Bowls during his Hall of Fame career as their guest speaker. Individual tickets are $50 for the event and table sponsorships are available for $3,000 at allareastars.news-press.com.
Emmitt Smith, is a Pensacola native who starred at the University of Florida before enjoying a record-breaking, 13-year NFL career with the Dallas Cowboys. A 1990 Cowboys first-round draft pick, Smith became the NFL’s all-time leading rusher (18,355 yards) while playing from 1990-2003 with Dallas. The Escambia High graduate was named the fifth-greatest player in Super Bowl history by ESPN in January, and is the only player in NFL history to win the Super Bowl, Super Bowl MVP award and NFL MVP award in the same season (1993). He was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2010. In September 2005, Smith signed on to serve as a studio analyst on the NFL Network show, NFL Total Access. Smith was also a winner on the dance floor as well, teaming with Cheryl Burke to win ABC’s Dancing With the Stars reality show competition in 2006.
The News-Press’ All-Area Stars banquet’s main purpose is to honor the top high school athletes in The News-Press coverage area. Three finalists from all 24 varsity sports are invited to the event. A Player of the Year will be crowned in each sport. Out of those 72 athletes, an overall Male and Female Athlete of the Year will be named based on the student-athlete who shows not only excellence on the field, but also in the classroom and in their community. Individual tickets are $50 for the event and table sponsorships are available for $3,000. To purchase individual tickets, visit allareastars.news-press.com. For more information about the event call Karin Cherwick-Skala at (239) 344-4761 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Watch Emmitt Smith & Cheryl Burke’s Finale Winning Performance on Dancing With The Stars: