Shackelford Lends a Hand to Storm Victims

D.T. Shackelford spent Thursday picking up tree branches along Seventh Avenue Northwest. Shackelford is a 2009 Austin High graduate who went on to star for the Ole Miss Rebels as a linebacker. He now lives in Dallas and is pursuing a doctorate in education from Ole Miss. [MICHAEL WETZEL/DECATUR [...]

2018-04-06T08:12:09+00:00 April 6th, 2018|About the Wuerffel Trophy, Home|

Mark Wolpert – Maxwell Football Club – PODCAST EXCLUSIVE

The Maxwell Football Club is an organization involved not only in football at all levels but in the community in general, not just once a year, but all year. It’s an organization dedicated to the concept that young people are the potential of this nation. The historic organization of 81 [...]

2018-03-27T11:04:01+00:00 March 27th, 2018|Podcasts|

Courtney Love Accepts 2017 Wuerffel Trophy

Courtney Love of the University of Kentucky officially joined the family of Wuerffel Trophy recipients as he accepted the 2017 Wuerffel Trophy from Danny Wuerffel at the 49th Annual All Sports Association Awards Banquet on February 16, 2018.  Joining Courtney in attendance were his family and guests from the University [...]

2018-03-27T09:24:30+00:00 March 27th, 2018|By Wuerffel Trophy|

Courtney Love’s Pro Day at University of Kentucky

By Jennifer Smith - jsmith3@herald-leader.com Lining the walls of the weight room and the sidelines of the indoor training center taking in Friday’s Kentucky Pro Day festivities were more than a handful of players hoping to be participating in it a year from now. Watching their 15 former teammates [...]

2018-03-29T07:39:18+00:00 March 27th, 2018|By Wuerffel Trophy, Home|

Watch Keynote Address from Coach Herm Edwards

The 49th All Sports Association Awards Banquet was another one to remember.  Fantastic athletes were recognized for their accomplishments, Courtney Love was presented with the 2017 Wuerffel Trophy and Herm Edwards delivered a keynote address that will go down as one of the best ever.  Watch it here....

2018-03-27T08:50:45+00:00 March 27th, 2018|By Wuerffel Trophy, Home|

“Not About Us” – A Night to Remember

Miramar Beach, Fla. – It most certainly was a night to remember.  Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort. The night that the Wuerffel Trophy Official Welcome Reception and Dinner was held and by all accounts was deemed an instant success. Tony Neely, Marc Hill, Dick [...]

2018-03-02T08:04:20+00:00 February 28th, 2018|By Wuerffel Trophy, Home|

Herff Jones Helps “Ring In” Presentation Week

Barrett Jones receives his Wuerffel Trophy ring from Herff Jones' Sarah McDonald (photo Lynnette Jay) Longtime Wuerffel Trophy supporter Herff Jones was once again a huge part of the Wuerffel Trophy celebration and the All Sports Association Awards Banquet on February 15th and 16th. As they have done [...]

2018-02-26T13:01:55+00:00 February 26th, 2018|By Wuerffel Trophy, Home|

All Sports Award Winners – A Talented Group

All Sports Association Award Winners pose with keynote speaker Herm Edwards (photo Lynnette Jay) By:  Seth Stringer - NWF Daily News OKALOOSA ISLAND — The speeches ran the gamut. Courtney Love and Danny Wuerffel share a few moments at VIP reception at Harry T's Lighhouse (photo Lynnette [...]

2018-02-26T11:08:03+00:00 February 26th, 2018|By Seth Stringer - NWF Daily News, Home|

Drue Tranquill – Notre Dame – Linebacker

Academics A mechanical engineering major and 2016 CoSIDA Academic All-American, Tranquill has a 3.73 grade-point average and has been named to the University’s Dean’s List in three of his six semesters at Notre Dame. He was the first Notre Dame player to receive Academic All-America honors since Corey [...]

2017-11-27T09:39:07+00:00 November 27th, 2017|Semifinalist Spotlight|
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