Montgomery Catholic Preparatory School Seniors Abbie Redden and Bob Weber have been honored with a nomination for the prestigious Wendy’s High School Heisman Award. The program, awarded in conjunction with the collegiate Heisman, celebrates the achievements of the nation’s top high school seniors both in and out of the classroom.
Principal Ms. Sue Vaughn nominated these two promising leaders for their academic aptitude, athletic talent, and exceptional commitment to their school and community.
“At Montgomery Catholic Preparatory School, we prepare our students for success by encouraging them to develop in all areas of their lives. Wendy’s High School Heisman is the ultimate award we can bestow on our students for their achievements throughout high school,” said Ms. Vaughn.
“These students are the future community leaders,” said Archie Griffin, the only two-time winner of the prestigious Heisman Memorial Trophy and Wendy’s High School Heisman program spokesperson. “It gives me great pride to see young people strive for excellence on and off of the field.”
Abbie Redden is a three-sport athlete for Montgomery Catholic playing on the Varsity Volleyball, Varsity Basketball, and Varsity Girls Soccer teams. Abbie, the daughter of Jim and Debbie Redden, is very active in numerous school clubs including National Honor Society, Pep Club, Government Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, and the Yearbook staff all while maintaining a 3.985 grade point average.
Bob Weber is also a three-sport athlete for the Montgomery Catholic Knights as the starting quarterback on the Varsity Football Team, a guard on the Varsity Basketball Team, and outfielder and pitcher for the Varsity Baseball Team. Bob, the son of Dennis and Karen Weber, is also extremely active in clubs at school where he serves as an official School Ambassador, Senior Class Treasurer, Government Club, FCA, NHS, and leads the school for Morning Prayer each morning while maintaining a 3.704 grade point average.
For more information and to track Bob & Abbie’s progress in the competition, please log onto www.wendysheisman.com. All nominees will be posted on the Wendy’s High School Heisman Web site in early October of this year.