Riverton Elko GM Superstore and The Star Hotel are excited to present the Riverton Home Town Hero Award for the rest of the basketball season! During half time, someone in the community for going above and beyond what is asked of them will be recognized. A $100 check to the organization of the recipient’s choice, as well as a $100 gift card to The Star Hotel will be presented.
Friday night’s recipient is our very own sports announcer Sam Brown! Sam is married to Jo, and they have 3 children. Sam has worked proudly for the athletic programs in Elko since 2003: he is a volunteer basketball coach for the for Boys & Girls club, Sam has coached basketball at all levels for PAL, he has done the live radio broadcasting for Elko Broadcasting Company during the Elko & Spring Creek football and basketball games for the past several years. Sam is also very involved with all the local theater companies in town. Sam has chosen for us to donate $100.00 to the Northeastern Nevada Autism Network, thank you Sam for all that you do!