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Emotions Rise At Youth Sports Awards Ceremony


PCA’s 16th Annual National Youth Sports Awards Dinner and Benefit Sponsored by Deloitte brought the PCA Movement to new heights. Nearly 500 PCA supporters attended our organization’s largest annual fundraiser, and few, if any, left without shedding a tear. Highlights in words, pictures and videos below include: 

  • A first-ever live video stream on Facebook featuring PCA National Advisory Board Member and World Cup and Olympic Soccer Champion Julie Foudy welcoming guests as they enter the ballroom
  • Tribute videos to winners of PCA’s Double-Goal Coach® Award Presented by TeamSnap, followed by a panel discussion among four winners moderated by event MC and FOX Sports Basketball Analyst Steve Lavin
  • Carol Dweck – author of Mindset and recipient of PCA’s Ronald L. Jensen Award for Lifetime Achievement – in a tribute video followed by an interview with Julie Foudy
  • A collection of photos from the event.

Julie Foudy Interviews Arriving Guests on Facebook Live

Tribute Videos for Winners of PCA's Double-Goal Coach Award Presented by TeamSnap

Tribute videos featuring youth impacted by the winners of PCA’s Double-Goal Coach Award Presented by TeamSnap selected to join the on-stage panel discussion introduced those four coaches. Warning: keep tissues at hand while watching these videos.

Suzie Hoyt, Glastonbury High School Swimming, Glastonbury, CT

Frankie Jones, Denver Kings Athletic Club and Training (Basketball), Denver, CO

Ann Murphy, FC Jaguars and Lutheran High School Soccer, Kansas City, MO

Adhir Ravipati, Menlo-Atherton High School Football, Menlo Park, CA

Double-Goal Coach Awards Panel Discussion Moderated by event MC and FOX Sports Basketball Analyst Steve Lavin

Carol Dweck Receives PCA's Ronald L. Jensen Award For Lifetime Achievement

Watch Carol's Tribute Video, featuring Miami Heat Basketball Coach Erik Spoelstra, Carol's colleague's and mentee's at Stanford, and others who Carol impacted with her work.

Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient Carol Dweck Interviewed by Julie Foudy

Click below to see our full photo album from the event, including photos in our photobooth provided by teamsnap, photos from our VIP reception, and candid photos from all guests who enjoyed the event.

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This Event is PCA's Largest Annual Fundraising Event to Help PCA Develop Better Athletes, Better People. 


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Carol Dweck received PCA’s Ronald L. Jensen Award for Lifetime Achievement.

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