Capel receives the GIBSON award for sport

PITTSBURG – Head coach of the College of Pittsburgh Jeff Capel was among the many 10 recipients of the awards introduced by the Josh Gibson Basis throughout a lunch on the Homeplate Membership in PNC Park on Friday 5 August.

The lunch, offered by Andrew Stockey, Anchor & Sports activities Director of WTAE-TV, was a part of a three-day collection of occasions celebrating 50th anniversary of Josh Gibson’s induction into the Baseball Corridor of Fame in Cooperstown, NY. The Basis offered the Golden Anniversary Awards, the GIBSON Awards, and the faculty scholarship over lunch. The winners of the award had been:

The GIBSON Awards honor folks within the Pittsburgh group who’ve made a distinction within the classes of presidency, civil service, enterprise, sports activities, group service, and training.

  • Josh Gibson Golden Anniversary Awards
  • GIBSON Awards
  • Josh Gibson Basis Scholarship

    • Calise Johnson, McKeesport Excessive Faculty Class of 2022, who will attend Akron College

Different occasions that had been a part of the three days of celebration had been:

In regards to the Josh Gibson Basis

The Josh Gibson Basis believes within the limitless potentialities of potential of at the moment’s youth. By offering educational and athletic applications that promote management and scholarship, the abilities wanted for tomorrow’s success are being created at the moment. Our objective is to hold on the legacy of greatness and achievement embodied by Josh Gibson, creating applications that assist kids of all talent ranges attain their potential and create alternatives that differentiate the Josh Gibson Basis from different organizations and supply worth for our communities. To seek out out extra, go to

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