Jackie Joyner-Kersee coming to a living room near you as Musial Awards goes national

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Worldwide Olympic icon and 2017 Stan Musial Awards Lifetime Achievement Award for Sportsmanship recipient Jackie Joyner-Kersee is coming to a living room near you. Well, not in the flesh, but likely on your favorite HDTV screen.

In a landmark deal, Tegna, Inc., owner and operator of 40 televisions stations nationwide has cleared the Musial Awards to air on 12 of its stations this holiday season. Tegna owns KSDK Channel 5 in St. Louis, which has aired the Musial Awards one-hour television special since 2011. The Musial Awards recognizes the most extraordinary moments and stories from around the country.

The 2017 Musial Awards featured Joyner-Kersee, NASCAR great Carl Edwards, 2016 Olympian Abbey D’Agostino and a host of the most inspiring honorees to ever grace a single stage. Here is the list of Tegna stations that will air the Musial Awards along with dates and times. All times are local.

Saturday, Dec. 9

  • Dallas – WFAA Channel 8 (ABC) | 4 p.m.
  • Sacramento-Stockton-Modesto – KXTV Channel 10 (ABC) | 4 p.m.
  • Jacksonville – WJXX Channel 25 (ABC) | 5 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 10

  • Corpus Christi – KIII Channel 3 (ABC) | 12:30 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 16

  • Tucson – KMSB Channel 11 (FOX) | 4 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 18

  • St. Louis – KSDK Channel 5 (NBC) | 9 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 23

  • San Antonio – KENS Channel 5 (CBS) | 8 p.m.

Christmas Day

  • St. Louis – KSDK Channel 5 (NBC) | 6 a.m.
  • Little Rock-Pine Bluff – KTVH Channel 11 (CBS) | 7 a.m.
  • Cleveland-Akron – WKYC Channel 3 (NBC) | Noon
  • Seattle-Tacoma – KONG Channel 16 (IND) | 1 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 29

  • Phoenix – KPNX Channel 12 (NBC) | 7 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 30

  • Louisville – WHAS Channel 11 (ABC) | 5 p.m.

New Year’s Eve

  • Jacksonville – WJXX Channel 25 (ABC) | 5 p.m.

New Year’s Day

  • Columbia, SC – WLTX Channel 19 (CBS) | 5 p.m.

 

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