Congratulations to Jordon Eck
who was recognized as a member of the "Golden Dozen" along with 11 other scholar athletes from Westchester.
Congratulations also to Matt Rix who was recognized with an Honorable Mention.
The honorees are selected by the Westchester Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame from among hundreds of seniors based on their acadmic excellence, leadership in the school and counity and athletic performance. Presentations were made last night (January 31) at the Foundations Annual Banquet.
For The Journal News article regarding last night's event, click here.
Unfortunately the electronic version does not include a list of the honorees(which was available in the print version).
The Golden Dozen also included:
George Brereton of Mahopac
John Froats of Yorktown
Dylan Gessner of Briarcliff
Matt Higbie of Dobbs Ferry
David Mandelbaum of Edgemont
Chris Murray of Bronxville
Derek Sable of Harrison
Joe Silberzweig of Scarsdale
Wesley Wilson of Rye Country Day
John Zoppo of John Jay
Mike Zuckerman of New Rochelle
There were 24 Honorable Mention receipents. Of interest to Garnet fans,
in addition to Matt Rix these included:
Marc Foto of Byram Hills
Stephen Gruber of Westlake
David McCormack of Edgemont
Justin Nader of Eastchester
Paul Rowe of Briarcliff
Charles Vetrano of Pelham
RobeWilliams of Harrison