Follow Us On
Wieber Is Finalist for AAU Sullivan Award
(1 vote, average 5.00 out of 5)

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., March 14, 2012 – 2011 World all-around champion Jordyn Wieber of DeWitt, Mich./Gedderts’ Twistars USA, is one of six finalists for the 2011 James E. Sullivan Award, the Amateur Athletic Union award that honors the nation's outstanding amateur athlete. The winner will be named at an awards ceremony on Tuesday, March 20, at the New York Athletic Club.  The ceremony will be shown live at or, beginning at 7:15 p.m. ET.

Finalists for the AAU’s 2011 James E. Sullivan Award:  Jillian Camarena-Williams, track and field; Alex Jupiter, volleyball; Jason Read, rowing; Katherine Reutter, speed skating; Andrew Rodriquez, football; and Wieber, gymnastics.

Three gymnasts have won the award: Kurt Thomas (1979), Paul Hamm (2004) and Shawn Johnson (2008).
Comments (0)add comment

Write comment

security image
Write the displayed characters


Your are currently browsing this site with Internet Explorer 6 (IE6).

Your current web browser must be updated to version 7 of Internet Explorer (IE7) to take advantage of all of template's capabilities.

Why should I upgrade to Internet Explorer 7? Microsoft has redesigned Internet Explorer from the ground up, with better security, new capabilities, and a whole new interface. Many changes resulted from the feedback of millions of users who tested prerelease versions of the new browser. The most compelling reason to upgrade is the improved security. The Internet of today is not the Internet of five years ago. There are dangers that simply didn't exist back in 2001, when Internet Explorer 6 was released to the world. Internet Explorer 7 makes surfing the web fundamentally safer by offering greater protection against viruses, spyware, and other online risks.

Get free downloads for Internet Explorer 7, including recommended updates as they become available. To download Internet Explorer 7 in the language of your choice, please visit the Internet Explorer 7 worldwide page.