Honorary ESPY Nomination

104-5 ESPN Baton Rouge wants to recognize a member of our community with an honorary ESPN ESPY Award. We are looking for local volunteer coaches and youth sports leaders who contributed to their communities by turning team time into service and activism. The ones who kept young athletes focused on moving forward despite the multiple challenges over the last year. Nominate someone by clicking the form below!

We will name our honorary ESPY recipient on Friday July 9th. Tune in to the ESPYs presented by CapitalOne on Saturday, July 10th on ABC/WBRZ-TV.

Nomination Overview

  • Nominations should focus on local VOLUNTEER coaches and youth sports leaders who contributed to their local communities to continue to keep young athletes engaged, connected and focused on moving forward despite the multiple challenges of 2020/21.
  • Looking for stories of coaches who helped kids maintain engagement, connection and shared goal-setting, despite limited opportunities to actually be together on the field or court.
  • Especially interested in volunteers/teams who turned their “team time” into community-based service, activism and engagement.
  • We are hoping to ensure diversity of sport, geography, engagement and representation of communities in our overall selections.