THE Collegiate Women Sports Award Presented by Honda (CWSA) announced today that CBS Sports Network will air the live announcement of the Honda Cup on Monday, June 29, at 6 pm PST/9 pm EST, from Los Angeles, Calif.
“To have CBS Sports Network televising our event for the second year is quite a thrill for us,” said Chris Voelz, CWSA Executive Director. “We look forward to a national live telecast on June 29th which will highlight the best of the best in college athletics as we present the Class of 2015 Honda Sport Winners; the Division II and III Athletes of the Year and the Honda Inspiration Award winner; and as we announce the Top Three and the Honda Cup winner. Tune in and you won’t be disappointed with the unbelievable student-athletes.”
“We are pleased and excited for the second straight year to have the support of CBS Sports Network in honoring the best of the best in women’s collegiate athletics,” stated Jean Lenti Ponsetto, CWSA Chair of the Board and Athletics Director at DePaul University. “Last year’s live telecast of the prestigious Honda Cup award was a huge success and we are excited to shine the national spotlight again on this year’s class.”
THE Collegiate Women Sports Awards has honored the nation’s top NCAA women student-athletes for 38 years, recognizing superior athletic skills, leadership, academic excellence and eagerness to participate in community service. Since commencing its sponsorship in 1986, Honda has provided more than $3.0 million in institutional grants to the universities of the award winners and nominees to support women’s athletics programs at the institutions. Previous Honda Cup winners include Brittney Griner, Ann Meyers Drysdale, Lisa Fernandez, Misty May-Treanor, Maya Moore, and Candace Parker.
CBS Sports Network, the 24-hour home of CBS Sports, is available across the country through local cable, video and telco providers and via satellite on DirecTV Channel 221 and Dish Network Channel 158. For more information, including a full programming schedule and how to get CBS Sports Network, go to www.cbssportsnetwork.com.