Chaminade congratulates Zach Wilhelm ’15 on being named a National Football Foundation Scholar-Athlete. The Foundation selected 13 scholar-athletes from over 140 schools in the St. Louis area . The award includes a $1,500 college scholarship.
As an honoree, Zach and his parents will be the guests of the St. Louis Tom Lombardo chapter of the National Football Foundation and Zach will be recognized at the 23rd Annual Scholar-Athlete Awards Banquet on Sunday, May 3rd. This black tie event will feature guest speaker and Lombardo Leadership Award winner, Lt. General Wally Moorhead as well as Master of Ceremonies, Mr. Randy Karraker of 101 ESPN.
Zach Wilhelm, linebacker who wore the #5, was a consistent team leader.
All Conference (MCC) Linebacker - 93 tackles and 2 sacks - led the team in tackles
All Conference (MCC) Linebacker - 126 tackles and 5 sacks - led the team in tackles
Zach was very surprised, happy, and honored to represent the Chaminade Football Program and truly appreciates the confidence that Coach Torrey’s nomination demonstrated. Chaminade is proud that Zach will be joining the elite group of young men being honored.
Here is the complete list of St. Louis-Tom Lombardo Chapter 2015 High School Scholar-Athletes:
Dylan Bruce - Ft. Zumwalt West High School
Colter Eggemeyer - Festus High School|
Bo Highfill - Eureka High School
Max Kavy - St. Louis University High School
Westerband Lindor - Affton High School
Drake Raferty - St. Francis Borgia High School
Blake Rugraff - St. Charles West High School
Carl Thomas - Lutheran North High School
Tyler Westerfeld - Orchard Farm High School
Zach Wilhelm - Chaminade College Prep
Quintin Wynne - CBC High School
2015 Most Inspirational/Courageous
Khalen Fields - Gateway STEM High Scohol
George Wielms - Warranton High School