HPHS senior Cameron Laurie was selected as one of 61 high school scholar-athletes honored by the National Football Foundation (NFF) Gridiron Club of Dallas Chapter in a virtual awards show March 21.
The NFF is a nonprofit with 120 chapters across the United States. Started in 2008, the Gridiron Club of Dallas has more than 150 members who come together each spring for the chapter’s Scholar-Athlete Banquet. The NFF is an educational organization that runs programs designed to use the cultural influence of amateur football to develop academic excellence and athletic achievement in young people. NFF programs include Future For Football and the Chick-fil-A College Football Hall of Fame in Atlanta.
The college and high school candidates were selected based on their athletic accomplishments, academic performance and leadership roles in the community. Click here to read more.