Athletes, scholars, role models
The Collegiate Women’s Sports Awards honor the nation’s top NCAA women athletes for superior athletic skills, leadership, academic excellence and eagerness to participate in community service. Since commencing its sponsorship in 1986, Honda has provided more than $3 million in institutional grants to the universities of the award winners and nominees to support women’s athletics programs at the institutions.
40 Years of the Best in Womens’ Sports
The Collegiate Women Sports Awards (CWSA), which recognizes the achievements of top collegiate women athletes, recently celebrated its 40th anniversary and 30 years of Honda’s corporate partnership. Here are some special moments throughout the CWSA’s history featuring past winners of this prestigious award.
Stewart Earns Honda Cup for 2016
Former UConn star Breanna Stewart was honored as the collegiate woman athlete of the year earning the Honda Cup. Stewart guided UConn to its fourth consecutive national championship and became the first player in NCAA history to earn the Final Four Most Outstanding Player honor four times.
Honda Sports Award winners vying for Honda Cup
The Honda Sports Award is presented annually by the CWSA to the top women athletes in 12 NCAA- sanctioned sports and signifies “the best of the best in collegiate athletics.” The 12 honorees were chosen by a vote of administrators from over 1,000 NCAA member schools.