Saturday, November 27, 2021

CVC athletes recognized by High School Heisman program

Led by Berkshire’s Lucas Stoddard, 13 athletes from the Chagrin Valley Conference earned recognition from the Heisman High School Scholarship program presented by Acceptance Insurance.

Stoddard earned a state award, granted to one high school boy and girl from each of the 50 states. As a state winner, Stoddard won a $1,000 scholarship.

As of Monday, Stoddard has moved on to the national finals. As one of 12 national finalists, he’ll receive a $2,000 scholarship.

The national winners—one boy and one girl—each receive $10,000 scholarships from Acceptance Insurance.

National winners will be announced on Dec. 1.

CVC athletes who earned a school award are listed below:

• Ian Anderson, Trinity
• Malia Becker, Kirtland
• Sydney Coburn, Crestwood
• Morgan Hudson, Trinity
• Kerry Kelly, Orange
• Matthew Krasnow, Orange
• Madisyn Millikin, Grand Valley
• Gregory Perryman, Beachwood
• Javin Richards, Perry
• Angie Romano, Berkshire
• Olivia Wilms, Geneva
• Ethan Yost, Geneva

Eligibility for the High School Heisman Scholarship beings with each student-athlete maintaining a weighted grade point average of 3.0 or better. Each applicant must participate or have participated in at least one sport recognized by the International Olympic Committee, the Paralympic Games, or the National Federation of State High School Associations

Learn more about the High School Heisman program here.

 

Steve Harehttp://www.ohiovarsity.com
Steve Hare is the Chagrin Valley Conference's Sports Information Director. He also created and publishes OhioVarsity.com, an online publication dedicated to providing hyperlocal coverage to area high school athletic programs. Hare began covering high school sports for the Lake County News Herald in 1997. Hare attended Willoughby South High School through the middle of his senior year, then graduated from Berkshire High School in Burton in 1986. He played football, wrestled and was an all-Geauga county baseball player (1986). He lives in Chardon with his wife Paulette and their children.

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