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Five Games Nominated for Biggest Win of 2007
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Voting is now open for Biggest Win, the first of five award categories in the inaugural Sparkys. The five nominees include triumphs by the Liberty women's basketball, men's track, baseball, football and softball teams. For in-depth supporting information on each of the nominees, click here or click the Sparkys button on the bottom right-hand corner of LibertyFlames.com.
Liberty fans can choose the year's Biggest Win from among the following options: the baseball team's 11-0 whitewashing of No. 2 seed Winthrop in the Big South Championship, the football team's 34-20 victory over No. 24 Charleston Southern, the men's track team's second-ever IC4A title, the softball team's 2-0 shutout of No. 6 Michigan and the women's basketball team's 75-71 win at Virginia. The winner will be determined through fan voting on the Flames Poll, the newest addition to LibertyFlames.com. The Flames Poll is located on the right-hand side of the main page of LibertyFlames.com.
Sparkys will be awarded in five categories. In addition to Biggest Win, the Best Individual Performance, Best Newcomer, Best Female Athlete and Best Male Athlete from 2006-07 will each be honored.
The poll for Biggest Win will remain open until July 23, at which time the winner will be announced on LibertyFlames.com and voting for Best Individual Performance will commence. A full voting schedule appears below.
Nominees for Biggest Win
Baseball: 11-0 win over No. 2 seed Winthrop (May 25, 2007)
Football: 34-20 win over No. 24 Charleston Southern (Nov. 11, 2006)
Men's Track: Second-ever IC4A championship (May 11-13, 2007)
Softball: 2-0 win over No. 6 Michigan (March 24, 2007)
Women's Basketball: 75-71 win at Virginia (Nov. 20, 2006)
Sparkys Voting Schedule
Biggest Win (July 16-23)
Best Individual Performance (July 23-30)
Best Newcomer (July 30-Aug. 6)
Best Female Athlete (Aug. 6-13)
Best Male Athlete (Aug. 13-20)