McHeard earns scholar-athlete award

student with his family
Garrett (holding plaque) is pictured with his family Colleen McHeard, Rev. Kent McHeard, and brother Parker McHeard.

Congratulations to Amsterdam High School senior Garrett McHeard, who was selected as one of the overall recipients for the scholar-athlete award presented annually by the National Football Foundation/College Football Hall of Fame. This award is presented to the top scholar-athletes for their excellence in academics, football performance, and leadership. A dinner was held on Sunday, May 22 at the Crowne Plaza Desmond Inn in Albany.