DE PERE – The 15th annual Lee Remmel Sports Awards Banquet was held Wednesday night at the Swan Club and De Pere native and current Seattle Seahawks general manager John Schneider headlined the award recipients. The GM of the reigning Super Bowl champions was honored with the Superior Achievement Award.
Former De Pere Redbird and current Jacksonville Jaguars offensive lineman Drew Nowak was presented the Professional Achievement Award. Nowak became the first non-Packers player to receive the award.
Other honorees included former Packers player Johnny Gray, Wrightstown track and field star Bonnie Draxler, Algoma track and field star Kennedy Blahnik and the UW-Whitewater Athletics Department.