Each year the city’s football officials nominate one senior player from each high school who displays a combination of ability and sportsmanship over the course of his or her high school football career. From this list one player is selected for this award and its accompanying scholarship.
Past winners have included: Gary Knox, Matt Parker, Frank Weise, Matt Ritchie, Ryan Leonard, Mike Tassone, The Last Bawating Football Team, Treavor Plumley, Pat Heaps, and Mitchell Stadnyk.
Nominees for this year’s award are: #18 Ryan Yost (Korah), #18 Noah Grigg (Superior Heights), #94 Nick Dube (St. Mary’s) and #86 Jacob Fecteau (White Pines).
The winner of this year’s Annual Football Official’s Award is Jacob Fecteau (White Pines), a student athlete who has demonstrated both dedication and tenacity on the field while displaying sportsmanship throughout his entire high football career. The presentation of this award takes place during the introductions of the senior high school football championship game. Congratulations to all the nominees and good luck in future endeavours.