Denver, Colo.: Nikki Haberkorn's walkoff homerun at the 2011 RMAC Softball Championships is up for the first annual Colorado Top 9 Sports Moments of 2011 sponsored by 9News.
Go to http://www.top9moments.com/ to vote for Haberkorn's video which is featured under the most spectatcular moment category.
A moment. A great sports moment. We have all witnessed them. We talk about them the next day, into the next year and remember them beyond.
Denver Sports is the non-profit organization charged with bringing sporting events to Denver. The Denver Sports Top 9 Moments is a unique video contest to nominate and vote for the greatest moments in Colorado sports. The statewide contest culminates with a red carpet awards show that connects and celebrates all levels of sports in Colorado from the prior year. From the pros, to collegiate, to prep, to youth to special moments and a moment of a lifetime. The inaugural event will be held the evening of March 1st, 2012, at the Ellie Caulkins Opera House at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts.
Denver Sports has partnered with KUSA on the Denver Sports Top 9 Moments. The event will be promoted extensively through their broadcast and web mediums giving the "Top 9? significant statewide reach. Promotion will begin in June and July of 2011 and continue in November and January 2012. Select portions of the event will potentially be re-broadcast either via television or the web.
The goal is to honor, recognize and celebrate the best sports moments that we know and more importantly don't know in Colorado.