Tuesday, January 16, 2018

MAGAZINE STORIES

Mile High Sports 2017 High School Athlete of the Year: Michaela Onyenwere

The three-time Gatorade Colorado Player of the Year finished her prep playing days with the one thing she really wanted -- a state title.

Mile High Sports 2017 High School Coach of the Year: Jay Madden

In his third consecutive trip to the state title game, Pomona's Jay Madden finally came out on top.

Mile High Sports 2017 Pro Athlete of the Year: Charlie Blackmon

A trip to the All-Star game, a postseason appearance and more hardware. That was just the tip of the iceberg for Charlie Blackmon in 2017.

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Mile High Sports 2017 Pro Coach of the Year: Bud Black

In his first year at the helm at 20th and Blake, manager Bud Black navigated a complex pitching situation and led the Rockies to the playoffs.

Mile High Sports 2017 Team of the Year: Furniture Row Racing

Nearly 14,000 miles over 10 months came down to a little more than half a second. It was a fitting finish for a team whose motto this year was “Never give up.”

Mile High Sports 2017 Sportsperson of the Year: Martin Truex Jr.

After nearly seeing his personal and professional life spin out, Martin Truex Jr. drove Colorado's Furniture Row Racing to its first NASCAR title.

Mile High Sports 2017 Executive of the Year: Jeff Bridich

Jeff Bridich proved his doubters wrong while guiding the Rockies to the postseason, earning our top front-office honor.

Mile High Sports 2017 Comeback Athlete of the Year: Chad Bettis

Rockies hurler Chad Bettis added to an already special season by whipping up on cancer.

Mile High Sports Awards: Professional Athlete of the Year – Finalists

Check out the January 2018 edition of Mile High Sports Magazine to see who is named the Professional Athlete of the Year.

Mile High Sports Awards: Professional Coach of the Year – Finalists

Check out the January 2018 edition of Mile High Sports Magazine to see who is named the Professional Coach of the Year.

Mile High Sports Awards: Executive of the Year – Finalists

Check out the January 2018 edition of Mile High Sports Magazine to see who is named the Executive of the Year.

Mile High Sports Awards: College Athlete of the Year – Finalists

These outstanding individuals were among the best in their respective sports in 2017, earning nominations as finalists for the annual Mile High Sports Awards.

Mile High Sports Awards: College Coach of the Year – Finalists

These outstanding individuals were among the best in their respective sports in 2017, earning nominations as finalists for the annual Mile High Sports Awards.