NASC Member Awards

NASC - Mon, 11/24/2014 - 04:00

The annual NASC Member Awards recognize the outstanding achievements of our members and are presented at the NASC Sports Event Symposium each year. Member Awards are the highest honor an organization or individual in the sports tourism industry can receive as they are created and awarded by industry peers.

For the 2015 Member Awards, activities, events, marketing campaigns, web strategies, etc. must have occurred between January 1 and December 31, 2014.

Click here to view organizational and individual award categories.

Submitting an Entry:

Entries are due by Friday, February 6, 2015 at 11:59pm ET.
Contact Elizabeth Young, Director of Membership and Marketing, with any questions about Member Awards.

Judging Policy:

Organizational Awards: Each judging panel will be comprised of three individuals (one Awards committee member and two NASC members at-large).  Judges may not submit an entry for the category which they are judging.
Individual Awards: Each Awards Committee member will serve as a judge for individual awards.  Committee members may not submit an entry for individual awards

Categories: National

Report: Boston, Ramirez finalizing $90M deal

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 23:56
The Boston Red Sox are in advanced talks with Hanley Ramirez about signing the free-agent infielder, according to of Boston.
Categories: National

Cowboys rally from 11 down to stop Giants

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 23:42
Tony Romo upstaged Odell Beckham Jr.'s jaw-dropping one-handed touchdown catch with two third quarter touchdown passes to give the Dallas Cowboys a 24-21 lead over the New York Giants heading into the fourth quarter Sunday night.
Categories: National

Kentucky mauls Montana St. for 58-point win

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 23:12
Devin Booker scored a career-best 18 points, Aaron Harrison added 14 and No. 1 Kentucky held Montana State scoreless for several stretches Sunday night to race to an 86-28 victory.
Categories: National

Saints' Benson pledges $11 million to HOF

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 22:34
New Orleans Saints owner Tom Benson has pledged $11 million to the Pro Football Hall of Fame -- the largest contribution by any individual in the Hall's 51-year history,
Categories: National

Source: Texans' Mallet played with pec injury

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 21:41
Texans quarterback Ryan Mallett played through a right pectoral injury Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals, a source confirmed.
Categories: National

Seahawks stifle Cardinals, stay in West race

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 20:16
Russell Wilson found backup tight end Cooper Helfet for a 20-yard catch-and-run touchdown late in the third quarter, Steven Hauschka kicked four field goals and the Seahawks handed the Cardinals their second loss of the season, 19-3 on Sunday.
Categories: National

Niners squeak by Redskins on Hyde's late TD

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 19:49
Carlos Hyde ran for a go-ahead, 4-yard touchdown with 2:59 remaining, and the San Francisco 49ers squeaked by the lowly Washington Redskins with a 17-13 win Sunday that kept them in the thick of the playoff chase.
Categories: National

Wilfork: Raiola cut block 'boneheaded play'

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 18:50
Vince Wilfork was unhappy with Dominic Raiola's late cut block on one of his teammates, especially since Detroit was in a victory formation.
Categories: National

Jets-Bills tickets won't bring a profit online

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 18:26
Opportunists looking to make a buck off Jets-Bills tickets obtained for free are going to have a harder time than they thought, now that online ticket vendors have decided not to allow sales, Darren Rovell writes.
Categories: National

ACC rules Winston's ref bump 'insignificant'

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 18:21
The contact between Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston and an official in Saturday's Boston College game was "incidental and insignificant" and did not warrant an unsportsmanlike penalty, said the ACC's coordinator of officials.
Categories: National

Hoyer shakes off INTs, rallies Browns to win

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 15:55
Brian Hoyer shook off three interceptions, leading the Cleveland Browns down the field in the final minute to set up Billy Cundiff's 37-yard field goal as time expired for a 26-24 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Sunday.
Categories: National

Brady, Pats keep rolling, stretch streak to 7

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 15:48
Brady passes Patriots to 34-9 win over Lions
Categories: National

Hilton comes through with TD for baby daughter

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 14:51
Indianapolis Colts receiver T.Y. Hilton followed through with a touchdown for his newborn daughter.
Categories: National

Patriots RB Gray doesn't start after lateness

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 13:39
New England Patriots running back Jonas Gray didn't start Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions after he didn't report to the team's facility on time Friday.
Categories: National

Florida State, Alabama remain 1-2 in AP poll

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 13:36
Florida State is No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll, followed by Alabama, Oregon and Mississippi State. The top four teams were unchanged for the first time since late September.
Categories: National

Scalpers seek up to $125 for free Bills ticket

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 10:46
Minutes after the Detroit Lions made free tickets available for Monday night's rescheduled game between the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets, fans were being turned away from the box office at Ford Field.
Categories: National

Texans' Foster (groin) inactive vs. Bengals

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 10:44
Arian Foster is inactive for the Houston Texans' home game Sunday against the Cincinnati Bengals.
Categories: National

Sources: Broncos talk to scoreboard operator

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 10:15
Denver Broncos president Joe Ellis and vice president Mac Freeman have both talked to the team's scoreboard operator about appropriate guidelines, team officials told ESPN.
Categories: National

RG III faces hook if ineffective, sources say

ESPN Sports Feed - Sun, 11/23/2014 - 09:47
Robert Griffin III could be yanked Sunday by the Washington Redskins in favor of Colt McCoy, or an evaluation will be made to make a move next week, sources tell ESPN.
Categories: National


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