Distinguished Service Awards

Awards of Sport

Eagle Exemplar

Previous Recipients

2014
Vic Godfrey
Bob & Mike Bryan
Dr. Christopher R. Edginton
Larry Kehres
2013
Laszlo Jurak
Randy Patrick
James Whitehead
2012
Julie Foudy
Carin Gabarra
Sue Gozansky
Dr. Christine Grant
Bev Kearney
Chris Nowinski
Louis Zamperini
2011
Dr. Herb Appenzeller
Ret. Air Force Gen. Paul Hankins
Michael Haynes
Dr. Ashfaq Ishaq
Bo Jackson
2010
Bobby Cox
Steve Kittrell
Ng Ser Miang
Nawal El Moutawakel
Don Nelson
Maria Mercedes Alvarez Ponton
Eddie Reese
Steve Smith
Sharon Zavala
2009
Bobby Bowden
Phillipa “Phil” Raschker
Wallace Renfro
Robert Kanaby
Gordie Gillespie
Joseph Hardy
Kevin Carroll
Michael Josephson
2008
Bill Odell
Shigeru Miyamoto
Tony Hawk
Don Hooton
Patty Jervey
Franco Ascani
Dara Torres
2007
Wyland
Mike Candrea
Chet Simmons
Ed Aston
Mike Haynes
2006
Bob Ehrhart
Roland Hemond
Hongxin Hua
Tom Jernstedt
Sheila Johnson
John Lucas
John McKissick
Mike Moran
Norbert Mueller
Mike Slive
2005
John R. Spannuth
Moose Woltzen
Archie Manning
Rick Dickson
Dr. Kari Fasting
David Marsh
Donna Orender
Abe Pollin
Edwin Moses
Wes Santee
Dwight Pelkin
2004
Dr. David Bronner
Dr. William G. Clancy
Jim Davis
Jeff Fredette
Jimmie Johnson
Monty Shadow
George Silk
Alex Spanos
Tony Trabert
2003
Linda G. Alvarado
John Gunn
Mark Guthrie
Larry T. Kehres
Zoe Koplowitz
Pete Sampras
Gary Player
Don Schaly
Joe Schenk
Bob Uecker
2002
Bobby Bragan
Dale Brown
Prof. Dr. Harsuki
Stephenie Jeannsonne
Nancy Lopez
Dr. Gaylon McCollough
Dr. Dot Richardson
Cal Ripken, Jr.
Emmitt Smith
Ken Stabler
Evan Weiner
Dick Young
2001
Cedric W. Dempsey
Herman Frazier
Ivan Maisel
Bruce O’Neil
Harold “Tubby” Raymond
M. Klaus Schormann
C. Vivian Stringer
John R. Tindle
Joseph J. Valyraki
2000
Dr. Robert T. Bronzan
Charmaine Crooks
Wayne Embry
Donna Lopiano
Al McGuire
Judy Rankin
Al Scates
Sidney Shlenker
Peter Westbrook
1999
Mike Benson
Skip Bertman
Jim Easton
A.I. Garner
Roger Harring
Professor Lev B. Kofman
Laffit Pincay
Don Porter
H.E. Pal Schmitt
Santiparb Tejavanija
William A. “Bill” Toomey
1998
Ibraheim bin Ali Al-Ali
Gideon B. Ariel
Robert E. Ehrhart
John Gagliardi
Janet M. Justus
John Krimsky, Jr.
James W. (Jim) Page
John Claude Schupp
James A. Steen
Benny Cheung Wai-Leung
1997
Richard Bizzaro
Vincent J. Dooley
Dean Kleinschmidt
Rainer Martens
Jack B. Scharr
Richard Scrushy
Vern Seefeldt
Allan H. ":Bud" Selig
Gene Upshaw
Dr. Judith C. Young
1996
Sam Bell
Buck Dawson
Cristóbal Gabarrón
Don Haskins
Mario Lemieux
Ron Mason
Ian “Scotty” Morrison
Ted Newland
Ron O’Brien
Steve Spurrier
Eddie Stanky
Morgan Wooten
1995
Dr. Alpha Alexander
Fred L. Allman, Jr., M.D.
Charles H. Battle, Jr.
Donald L. Gambril
Fekrou Kidane
Pfilip G. Hunt
Roy F. Kramer
Michael B. Lenard
Benita Fitzgerald Mosely
Gene F. Policinski
Sally G. Rosandich
Dr. Harvey Schiller
George M. Steinbrenner III
1994
John Schuerholz
Olan Cassell
Stephen Negoesco
Anson Dorance
Al Cartwright
George G. Dales
G. Andrew Fleming
Eddie Robinson
Andre Van Lierde
Tommy Lasorda
Michael O’Hara
Hardy Katz
Philip H. Knight
1993
Lee Trevino
Jimmy Connors
George Brett
Peggy Fleming
Steve Cauthen
Harold Clark
Dan Gable
Greg Lemond
Dan Earnhardt
John McDonell
Martina Navratilova
Pat Summitt
1992
Don Shula
Lee Haney
1991
Bobby Allison
Chris Hamilton
Dr. Thomas P. Rosandich
Robert Stephen Simon
1990
Dr. Bob Goldman
Dr. Bruce Ogilve
Kipchoge Keino
Dr. Victor Togozkin
Dr. Paavo V. Komi
Dr. George Sheehan
Joe Newton
Dean Smith
Augustine L. Nieto
Dr. Carl A. Troester, Jr.
1989
Frank Deford
Prof. Dr. Csaba Istvanfi
Dr. August Kirsch
Dr. Roswell Merrick
Mr. Al Neuharth
Nikolai Rusak
Joe Weider
1988
Herman L. Masin
Tan Sri Datuk Seri Hamzah Abu Samah
1987
Tom McMillen
Julie Krone
1986
Patty Berg (Female Contributor to Sport)
Billy Mills (Male Contributor to Sport)
1985
Dr. A/Halim Mohammed Abdel Halim
Dr. Un-Yong Kim
Dr. Otto Szymiczek
A. De O. Sales
Li Menghua
1984
John Brown
John F. "Jack" Cramer
Donna de Varona
A.O. Duer
Edmond F. Enos
Manuel Ricardo Gonzalez Guerra
Professor Wildor Hollmann
Ludovit Komadel, M.D.
Chris Evert-Lloyd
William M. "Billy" Mills
1983
Sang-Ho Cho
Jean Borotra
Willi Daume
H.E. Ahmed Abdullah Abu Hussain
Mikio Oda
William E. Simon
Ydnekatchew Tessema
Peter V. Ueberroth
Ben Weider
Amadou Lamine Ba
Colonel F. Don Miller
Branco Mikulic
Kurt Tittel

Founded in 1984, the American Sport Art Museum and Archives (ASAMA) is dedicated to the preservation of sports art, history and literature. The ASAMA collection is composed of more than 1,500 pieces across all media, including paintings, sculptures, assemblages, prints, posters and photography.

The museum is open to the public, free of charge, Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Location Map

Google Map Location
ASAMA – American Sport Art Museum & Archives
One Academy Drive
Daphne, Alabama 36526