Anthony Muñoz Foundation Honors 16 Tri-State Linemen with Linemen of the Year Award
10/21/2014 - by NKS Editor
Press Release - October 21, 2014 Cincinnati OH
AMF and the NFF Partner to Award Tri-State Linemen
The Anthony Muñoz Foundation is now accepting nominations for the 2015 Offensive and Defensive Linemen of the Year Award which honors outstanding students who show success not only on the football field, but also in the classroom and in their community. All high school linemen grades 9-12, from the Tri-State region, are eligible for this award and anyone can nominate a deserving student athlete.
Both an Offensive and Defensive player will each win one of the following categories:
From this group of winners, a committee will select two student-athletes to be recognized by the Anthony Muñoz Foundation as the overall Offensive and Defensive Linemen of the Year at the National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete Banquet. All division winners will be recognized as well. The banquet will be held on February of 2015.Nominations will open Saturday, November 1st and will close Friday, December 13th. Please visit our website www.munozfoundation.org to find the nomination form.
Since 2002, over 208 high school recipients have been recognized through this award. Last year’s recipients of this award now attend colleges such as Notre Dame, Ohio State and Ohio University.
Established as a non-profit organization in April of 2002, the Muñoz Foundation’s mission is to engage the Tri-State region to impact youth mentally, physically, and spiritually. The Foundation reaches out to underprivileged youth to recognize, and reward those who excel in all phases of life. Through the foundation’s eight impact programs, which include scholarship opportunities, character camps, a tutoring program and a leadership seminar, thousands of area youth are empowered. More information can be found at www.munozfoundation.org and on our Twitter.