Our Turn to Play Scholarship Luncheon with Leslie Visser

  • UNC Asheville Bulldogs Basketball

  • Address: Kimmel Arena, 1 University Heights, Asheville, NC 28804
  • Times: 11:45 AM - 1:30 PM
  • Admission: Free and open to everyone, but you MUST pre-register to attend.
  • Contact: hturner@unca.edu
  • Phone: (828) 258-7900
  • Email: hturner@unca.edu

The “Our Turn to Play Scholarship Luncheon” presented by Wells Fargo will be held on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, from 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Kimmel Arena in the Wilma M. Sherrill Center on campus. Sports broadcasting legend Lesley Visser will be the featured speaker. This event is free and open to everyone, but you must pre-register to attend. To register or learn more, please visit http://ottp19.givesmart.com/. The keynote speaker for this year’s event is also none other than broadcasting legend Lesley Visser, who was the first person to be recognized by the Pro Football Hall of Fame as the 2006 recipient of the Pete Rozelle Radio-Television Award, which recognizes long-time exceptional contributions to radio and television in professional football. Visser, who was voted the No.1 Female Sportscaster of all-time in a poll taken by the American Sportscasters Association, currently works for CBS Sports. She was elected to the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Association Hall of Fame in 2015. Visser is also the only sportscaster in history (male or female) who has worked on Final Four, NBA Finals, World Series, Triple Crown, Monday Night Football, the Olympics, the Super Bowl, the World Figure Skating Championships and U.S. Open (tennis) network broadcasts.