Hero's Sports Grill and Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket celebrate three community minded people who have made a difference through their sports volunteerism. Each receive our first annual SPORTS HERO'S AWARD.

We salute TONY McKIM, CINDY HOAK and DANA KERNS!

TONY McKIM has volunteered his time for many years in Hancock County sports. A founder of the Acadia Football League, president and coach of Acadia LIttle League, a volunteer for MDI high school sports boosters,a volunteer with Trenton youth sports. Congratulations Tony!

CINDY HOAK has volunteered with all community sports in the Guilford area. She is president of the PCHS Pirates sports boosters. That includes running the snack booth, helping the softball program with field renovations, designing homecoming shirts, helping with snacks for teams to take on those long bus rides. Congratulations Cindy!

DANA KERNS has volunteered for 15 years with Holbrook community sports, whether its recreation basketball, little league or school sports, Dana is there. He helps as a referee, a scorekeeper and helping organize banquets. And, when the time comes, dressing up as Santa handing out treats. Congratulations Dana!

All three volunteers represent the true meaning behind our SPORTS HERO'S AWARD - a salute to sports volunteerism.

Our three winners will be honored at a special luncheon at Hero's Sports Grill on October 29th.