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January 20, 2014

Memorial’s Osborne scholar athlete winner

OKLA. CITY — The Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame and the Oklahoma Chapter of The National Football Foundation will present the High School Scholar Athlete Award recipients at the Jim Thorpe Award Banquet Feb. 4. The event will take place at 7 p.m. at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63 St., Oklahoma City.

The Jim Thorpe Award will be presented to by the 2013 winner, Darqueze Dennard, from Michigan State University.

NFF High School Scholar Athlete Award recipients are: Cody Crow, Comanche High School; Zalin Edwards, Pawhuska High School; Camron Large, Ada High School; David Ty Mowdy, Coalgate High School; Sam Osborne, Edmond Memorial High School; Parker Randels, Blanchard High School; Zachary Scott, Bishop McGuinness Catholic High School; Jerad Stephens, Coalgate High School; Joseph Wood, McLoud High School and Logan Wright, Blanchard High School. The recipients will be awarded a $1,500 academic scholarship.

The criteria for receiving a National Football Foundation Award are based on the scholar-athlete’s performance on and off the football field.

Additional Awards presented at the Jim Thorpe Award Banquet will be the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame and The All-State Football Team.

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