GREATER OMAHA SPORTS COMMITTEE

Serving the Omaha Sports scene for over 40 Years!

7015 Spring St, Omaha NE, 68106-3518 | 402- 346-8003

About Us

The Sports Committee was founded by late Charlie Mancuso, after he passed our Father late Bob Mancuso, Sr. took the chair and is now run by his three sons, Bob Jr., Joe and Mike. Basically this Organization is a nonprofit committee of Sports minded people who wish to see the Sports in Omaha flourish. This Committee was the steering committee in quite a few major Sporting activities brought to the city through out the years. They have been involved with and or supportive of The Outland Trophy Award, Corporate Cycling Challenge, KC Omaha Kings Basketball, Omaha Racers Basketball, Big 8 Volleyball & Softball Championships, Omaha Golden Gloves, Heavyweight Championship Fight between Joe Frazier & Ron Stander, Super Series Baseball Tournaments, High School Regional Legion Baseball Tournaments, Softball State Tournament, Cornhusker State Games, and many more. A lot of the area Hotel General Managers and Sales Managers attend to stay involved and help. The Committee also has a sub committee involved with recognizing the Omaha area High School Scholar Athletes sponsored by Play Smart. These Athletes are not only judged on their Athletic achievements but their Scholastic achievements.

View Our Seasonal Archives:

2017 Outstanding Scholar Athlete Recipients

 

Andy Kendeigh ( Channel 7 Sports Director) / Seth Hirsch (Millard West) & Taylor Somers (Millard South) / Derek Leathers (President & CEO Werener Enterprises and Founder of Play Smart)

2017 Spring Season Scholar Athletes

 

Top Row: Andy Kendeigh ( Channel 7 Sports Director) / Trevor Daubert (Millard North- Golf) / Sydney Cassalia (Millard West – Soccer) / Katie Williams (Marian – Track) /  / Derek Leathers (President & CEO Werener Enterprises and Founder of Play Smart)

Front Row: Kurtis (KJ) Cotton (Papillion LaVista – Track) / Bailey Cascio (Millard north – Soccer) / Claire Neil (Papillion LaVista – Tennis / Jonathan Lopez-Vigil (Millard South – Soccer) not pictured Garrett Kocis (Millard West – Baseball) and Erik Fahner (Millard West – Soccer)

Mark Your Calendar For All Of Our Upcoming Events:

Nebraska Balloon & Wine Festival

August 11th - 12th
    • Order your Nebraska Balloon & Wine Festival Tickets Now!
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Corporate Cycling Challenge

August 20th
  • Ready to help ENTN build and improve bike trails in Omaha? Join Nebraska’s largest one-day bicycling event. Heartland of America Park.
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Taste Of Omaha

June 1st - 3rd
  • Omaha’s Food Lovers Celebrate the Showcase of Great Restaurants and Entertainment.
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Omaha Bike

June 3rd
  • The Omaha Biathlon (a timed bike-run event), 5K Run and the Midwest Gran Fondo, a timed bike ride, using the Ft. Atkinson Route.
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