2017 Minnesota Sports Awards

In true Minnesota sports fashion, a sold-out crowd packed the newly renovated Target Center to celebrate the best moments in Minnesota Sports at the first-ever Minnesota Sports Awards. Held on December 13th, 2017, the festivities were hosted by Fox Sports North’s Anthony LaPanta and former Vikings great Ahmad Rashad.


Congratulations to the winners:


High School Athlete of the Year

Taylor Anderson, Eagan High School
Sam Carlson, Burnsville High School

Collegiate Athlete of the Year

Temi Ogunrinde, University of Minnesota

Professional Athlete of the Year

Sylvia Fowles, Minnesota Lynx

Sports Moment of the Year

Farmington Softball Wins State

Courage Award

Maddie Muelken, Farmington High School

Lifetime Achievement Award

Rod Carew, Minnesota Twins

Click here to watch the Minnesota Sports Awards.