Heisman Trophy

(redirected from Heisman award)

Heisman Trophy

awarded to the outstanding college football player of the year by New York Athletic Club. [Am. Sports: Misc.]
See: Prize
References in periodicals archive ?
In 2002, Palmer was a Heisman award as the top player in American collegiate football while attending USC.
It has been a long fall from grace for NFL free agent quarterback Johnny Manziel, who as a Texas A&M University freshman rocketed to fame while scrambling his way to a (http://espn.go.com/college-football/story/_/id/8727326/johnny-manziel-texas-aggies-wins-2012-heisman-trophy) Heisman award .
Booth personality includes photos and autographs by Heisman Award Winner Johnny "The Jet" Rodgers.
Three local students have been chosen to be among the state's Wendy's High School Heisman Award finalists.
NORTHBRIDGE - Annaliese Vander Baan of Uxbridge, a senior at Whitinsville Christian High School, has been named one of 20 finalists in Massachusetts for the Wendy's High School Heisman Award.
The FSU Seminole Boosters assisted with several fundraising events, including one in Manhattan where FSU Football head coach Bobby Bowden and former FSU quarterback and Heisman award winner Charlie Ward appeared.
If the Heisman award honors true excellence in sports, there is no better talent than Mariota.
Area athletes named as state finalists for the Wendy's High School Heisman Award. Cottage Grove's Teagan Settelmeyer, Pleasant Hill's William Parmenter and Yoncalla's Austin Blanchfill were nominated for the award that honors students who excel in athletics, academics and community service.
CUTLINE: (1) Tantasqua senior Danielle Cloutier is one of 10 female finalists in Massachusetts for Wendy's High School Heisman award. (2) "If you really love what you do and you want to see it through, it takes determination," says Tantasqua's Danielle Cloutier.
6, 2009): Sports: Springfield High School senior Loren Jessen, who is a finalist for the Wendy's High School Heisman award, is a member of the boys soccer team.
Her accomplishments included running the third fastest mile time in high school history and being named a finalist for the Wendy's High School Heisman award.
She was secretary/treasurer for the National Honor Society and was an Oregon Heisman Award Winner and competed in soccer, cross country, basketball, softball and track and field.