8 CCSD Students Named Wendy’s High School Heisman Winners, One a State Finalist!
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Eight outstanding Cherokee County School District high school seniors have been named Wendy’s High School Heisman Winners, and one is a State award finalist!
Since 1994, Wendy’s and the Heisman Trophy Trust have honored the nation’s most esteemed students. The honor recognizes students for “giving back to their communities, treating people with respect, continuing education and excelling on the athletic field.”
School winners from CCSD are: Cherokee HS, Taylor Cates; Creekview HS, Mackenzie Cherry; Etowah HS, Elizabeth Hugenberg and Jake Weitkamp; River Ridge HS, Chris Cochran and Isabella Delgado; Sequoyah HS, Alyssa Cagle; and Woodstock HS, Preston Alsup. Alyssa Cagle of Sequoyah HS also was named a State finalist.
School Winners will receive a School Winner certificate and a Wendy’s High School Heisman Patch. State Finalists will receive a bronze medal, a Wendy’s High School Heisman State Finalist patch and a $25 gift card.