Sunnyslope, Apollo Baseball to Receive Musial Award

Musial Awards to Honor Sunnyslope, Apollo Baseball for Act of Sportsmanship
Posted on 11/22/2019
This is the image for the news article titled Musial Awards to Honor Sunnyslope, Apollo Baseball for Act of SportsmanshipNovember 2019 – Congratulations to the Sunnyslope and Apollo Baseball programs who will receive a Musial Award this weekend in St. Louis! The 2019 Musial Awards honor the year’s greatest moments of sportsmanship and those in sports who embody class and character. The award comes after Sunnyslope’s act of kindness and extraordinary sportsmanship when a student was given the chance to participate in a game against Apollo and was able to enjoy circling the bases, resulting in a home run. This act of sportsmanship by the two schools embody the Musial Awards’ mission of inspiring people across the nation to be good sports. Sunnyslope Head Baseball Coach Jeff Shillington and Apollo Head Baseball Coach Jerod Aker will accept the award on Saturday, Nov. 23.

Take a look at the touching act of sportsmanship in the video below.

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