Former NFL player and now ESPN analyst Mark Schlereth will be the keynote speaker for the third annual Semoball Awards this summer. The Semoball Wards will be held July 9th at the Southeast Missouri State River Campus. The Semoball Awards are given during the premier awards show for high school sports in Southeast Missouri. It includes a live red carpet radio show, heavy h’dourves, ice sculpture and more. The three-time Super Bowl champion has experience as a player, TV personality, actor, husband and father. He’s an entrepreneur and long-time radio host and podcaster. As the father of a professional baseball player, he can relate to parents and their role in sports. Athletes will learn lessons from a top lineman who played for 12 seasons and won championships.
While these messages are important, we know Schlereth will also talk about character and lessons beyond the game. Each year the speaker for this event challenges the crowd in attendance. It’s about faith, commitment, perseverance and doing your best.
The Alaska born former football player and current television sportscaster, Mark Schlereth played guard in the NFL for 12 season from 1989 to 2000. He played for both the Washingtons Redskins and the Denver Broncos before retiring from the game and becoming a football analyst for ESPN on NFL Live, SportsCenter, and other programs. He co-hosted Sedano & Stink with Jorge Sedano on ESPN Radio until late March 2015. He is still a frequent guest and occasional fill-in host on ESPN Radio’s Mike and Mike in the Morning. He has recently begun a career in acting, and appeared on the soap opera Guiding Light in June 2007 and Red Dawn remake in 2012.
Tickets are on sale at semoball.com/awards. On the website you can read about the fall finalists as well as view photos from past awards shows. Winter and spring sport finalists will be announced later, along with athletes and coaches for the top awards. You also can nominate athletes through the website.
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