MINNEAPOLIS, MN - April 1, 2019 - Garsen Schorr of Kasson-Mantorville High School has been named a Scholar Athlete by the Minnesota Chapter of the National Football Foundation. He and the other honorees will be recognized at the 12th Annual Minnesota Football Honors on Saturday, April 27 at U.S. Bank Stadium.
Schorr earned all-district recognition for his play on the KoMets’ defensive line. He started on both the offensive and defensive lines, and served as a captain during his senior season. Schorr also captained Kasson-Mantorville’s wrestling team and was part of three team state championships.
Academically, Schorr is at the top of his class. He has earned an academic letter and high honor roll status each year of high school. Schorr is the student council and senior class president and serves as a student representative to the school board. He has been active in other groups including knowledge bowl and the Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) club. He plans to major in business analytics with a computer science minor at either Notre Dame or Nebraska.
Schorr has contributed extensive service hours to his community, including opportunities through Big Brothers Big Sisters and Toys for Tots. He volunteered as an English as a second language instructor his junior year. Schorr has also coached youth football and refereed youth wrestling.
The Minnesota Chapter of the National Football Foundation will host the 12th Annual Minnesota Football Honors on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at U.S. Bank Stadium. The event is presented by the Minnesota Vikings and is the largest football awards event in Minnesota. Doors open at 2 p.m. for the 4 p.m. event. The event is open to the public. For additional information about this year’s Minnesota Football Honors and to purchase tickets, please visit www.minnesotafootballhonors.com. For sponsorship information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
About the Minnesota Chapter of the National Football Foundation:
The Minnesota Chapter of The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame is a local non-profit organization whose mission is to promote and develop the power of amateur football in developing the qualities of leadership, sportsmanship, competitive spirit and academic excellence in Minnesota’s young people. The MN Chapter recognizes legendary football icons, college football Hall of Famers and Minnesota’s top high school and college football scholar athletes. For more information, visit www.nffmn.org, Facebook or Twitter.
Sean Gothier, Executive Director
MN Chapter of The National Football Foundation
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