ABOUT THE HOUSTON SPORTS AWARDS

The Houston Sports Awards is an annual star-studded awards show that brings together Houston's top athletes, both past and present, to commemorate, celebrate and recognize the year's sports achievements, sports icons, performers, and moments. 

 

AWARD CATEGORIES INCLUDE: 

ATHLETE OF THE YEAR

The Houston-area professional athlete or Olympian who demonstrates superior physical ability in his/her sport. 

COLLEGE ATHLETE OF THE YEAR

The Houston-area college athlete who demonstrates superior physical ability in his/her sport. 

COACH OF THE YEAR

The Houston-area coach, any level, whose dedication and commitment to coaching excellence is fostered in the lives of his/her athletes, both on and off the field. 

MOMENT OF THE YEAR

Moment or series of moments transpiring in a play in a single game or individual match or specific event.

The moment is not limited to the field of play. 

EXECUTIVE OF THE YEAR

The Houston-area team Owner, GM, or sports-related Executive whose success is measured by his/her dedication and commitment to his/her team, organization, and community.

The winner is announced prior to the event. 

THE INSPERITY INSPIRATION AWARD

The Houston-area athlete or coach or sports person who surpasses expectations of sportsmanship. Nominees can be from any level, as long as it relates to sports and demonstrates qualities that could include integrity, selflessness, kindness, generosity, compassion, empathy, respect, humility, or civility. 

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

This award recognizes individuals who have made a positive impact on the sports world and the Houston community throughout their careers. The winner is announced prior to the event.