May 17, 2016
The Attleboro Area Football Hall of Fame, in partnership with the L.G. Balfour Foundation, has awarded a total of $15,000 in scholarships to 15 graduating seniors at Attleboro, Bishop Feehan, and North Attleboro High Schools. This year’s scholarship recipients (along with the colleges they will attend) include:
|Attleboro||Owen McKenna||Norwich University|
|Attleboro||Brendan Nunes||Salve Regina|
|Bishop Feehan||Benjamin Choiniere||Franklin Pierce College|
|Bishop Feehan||Matthew Ellis, Jr.||St. Lawrence University|
|Bishop Feehan||John Little, Jr.||St. Anselms College|
|Bishop Feehan||Spencer Schwieger||Plymouth State College|
|Bishop Feehan||Jonathan Tomaso||Norwich University|
|North Attleboro||Connor Flynn||Bridgewater State University|
|North Attleboro||Kyle Gaumond||Bridgewater State University|
|North Attleboro||Patrick Johnson||Syracuse University|
|North Attleboro||Joshua Morrison||Bridgewater State University|
|North Attleboro||Nick Morrison||Western New England University|
The selection of these seniors reflects the outstanding commitment to football, great leadership skills, and sportsmanship they displayed during their past four years in high school.
Now in its 46 th year, the Attleboro Area Football Hall of Fame honors players, coaches, and supporters from the three rival high school football programs of Attleboro, North Attleboro, and Bishop Feehan. A banquet is held each November during Thanksgiving week to bring together fiercely competitive opponents from the present and past to share in an evening of camaraderie and mutual respect.
Since 2001 the Hall has now recognized 212 high school senior players with $225,000 in total scholarship money.