Elmore County’s Prestigious Award for High School Seniors

Recognizing outstanding high school senior athletes in Elmore County.

This award does not only represents excellence in Athletics, it also embodies Academics, Character, and Leadership, along with Church and Community Involvement.

The Joe Sewell Memorial Award is named after one of Elmore County’s professional athletes who displayed leadership and Christian character both on the field and in his home community. Sewell still holds the lifetime record of fewest strikeouts during his 14 year career.  Read
2021 Joe Sewell Award Finalists Announced

2021 Joe Sewell Award Finalists Announced

WETUMPKA , AL – The Board of Directors of the Joe Sewell Memorial Award and John Sewell Memorial Scholarship have released the names of its 2021 Senior Finalists. The award was established in 2005 to recognize outstanding high school senior athletes in Elmore County...

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Nominees for 2020 Announced

The selection committee has finalized the nominees for 2020. These finalists have undergone and met a rigorous screening and interview process which considers many qualities including: Athletic Achievements, Teamwork, & Commitment Academics Church, Community, &...

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