It’s one of the most important events on the calendar each and every year for UNC Asheville athletics. This year’s “Our Turn to Play Scholarship Luncheon” presented by Wells Fargo will be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. on the Kimmel Arena floor inside the Wilma M. Sherrill Center.
Lesley was honored with one of the greatest awards in Journalism, the Al Neuharth Award for Lifetime Excellence in the Media, first given to Walter Cronkite in 1989. She spoke at the University of South Dakota, Neuharth’s alma mater, about the award and her career.
Lesley recalls a legendary play from Super Bowl XXXIV, the two featured players, and how their time in professional football has enabled them to have a positive impact others.
Lesley talks with Mark about life after the NFL, his battle with depression and attempted suicide that he believes was the result of the effects of CTE.
The 21st Annual Ann Liguori Foundation Charity Golf Classic, taking place on Thursday, June 20, at Westhampton Country Club in Westhampton, NY, is proud to announce that the Sports Legend Honoree this year will be sports broadcaster, Lesley Visser.