NIU Convocation Center, DeKalb, IL
Join us for Shaw Media's inaugural Northern Illinois Most Valuable Athletes Awards Celebration!
The MVAs will be held at the NIU Convocation Center located in DeKalb Illinois and will recognize outstanding prep athletes from across the Northern Illinois Region. Students will represent all of the communities covered by Shaw Media's local newspapers.
Awards will be presented to the Player of the Year in each sport, as well as Male Athlete of the Year and Female Athlete of the Year. Three scholarships will be awarded: one each to the Male and Female Athletes of the Year and one at random to an athlete in attendance.
The event is open to family, friends and the general public. Tickets are $40 each. MVA prep athletes are invited to attend for free. To receive the free ticket, please enter the code from the invitation at check out on the next page.
Pro Football Weekly’s Hub Arkush will be the emcee for the evening, and former Chicago Bears cornerback Charles “Peanut” Tillman will be the featured special guest speaker.
Doors open at 6:00 pm; event starts at 7:00 pm. General admission tickets may be purchased for $40. General admission ticket includes dinner, awards ceremony and presentation by Charles Tillman. General admission seating is first-come, first-served.