DOTHAN, AL -- The Northview Baseball Team received a welcome surprise at it's annual season-ending banquet on Tuesday. The Cougars were honored by the Southeast Alabama Umpires Association.
Northview received the Dan Capps Sr. Memorial Sportsmanship Award for the 2013 baseball season. Mr. Dan Capps, Jr and Jason Richardson presented the award.
The award is given annually to a team in the wiregrass area that exhibits great sportsmanship on the field. The Southeast Alabama Umpires Association services over 23 schools and 75 different teams ranging from Junior High, Freshman, Junior Varsity and Varsity.
All teams are eligible for the award. Only one team, among the 75 possible, is awarded the Dan Capps, Sr. Memorial Sportsmanship Award.