BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - The 2nd Annual ROWDYs Awards, celebrating the accomplishments of CSUB student-athletes, will take place Monday, June 3rd at the Dore Theater on campus at CSU Bakersfield and tickets are currently on sale.

The event, now in its second year under the current format, is a celebration and showcase of the accomplishments of CSUB this season. 17 individual and team awards will be presented ranging in categories from ‘Best Individual Performance’ to ‘Best Academic Performance’ along with team awards such as ‘Best Team Turnaround’ and ‘Best Team Performance.’

The awards show is a multimedia-intensive presentation with videos for all nominees along with special guest presenters which include Olympic gold medalists Jake Varner, Misty May-Treanor, former Roadrunner and MLS rookie Gyasi Zardes as well as musicians Eddie Money, Bryan White and CP Roth from ‘Blessed Union of the Soul.’

The event is sponsored by KGET TV 17, Bakersfield Ronald McDonald House and Kern Schools Federal Credit Union. The show will be hosted by KGET sports director Mark Haas and will begin with a formal gold-carpet celebration at 6 P.M. Foster Campbell will provide the live music as guests arrive and walk the carpet to the theatre.

Tickets are available and include a pre-show reception with appetizers in the Albertson’s Room next to the Dore Theatre. For a limited time we are offering a buy-one-get one-free promotion for $50. You can purchase by calling Mark Mayes at 654-3473.