FALCONS ANNOUNCE WEEKLY COMMUNITY AWARD WINNERS
Flowery Branch, GA –The Atlanta Falcons are pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 High School Coach of the Week, Captain in the Community and Youth Team/Cheer Squad of the Week presented by Ford for the week of October 13.
High School Coach of the Week:
Gregory Manior of Mundy’s Mill High School located in Jonesboro, GA has been selected as this week’s Atlanta Falcons High School Coach of the Week presented by Ford. Coach Manior enters his third season at Mundy’s Mill High School and is coming off a 41-7 victory at Forest Park High School Friday night. The Tigers are 5-2 overall on the season and 4-0 in the region during their 2014 campaign.
Each week of the season, the winner of this award will receive a personalized certificate from the NFL, a commemorative game ball and a $1,000 grant from the NFL’s Youth Football Fund to his school’s athletic department.
To submit a nomination for the Atlanta Falcons Coach of the Week program, please visit http://www.atlantafalcons.com/coach
Captain in the Community:
The Atlanta Falcons Captain in the Community presented by Ford is Samuel Brown, an outside linebacker from Sandy Creek High School in Tyrone, GA. Brown has made several contributions to his community, including volunteering his time to tutor local elementary students, raising money for young cancer patients through Hearts of Passion and delivering meals to needy families through his church.
The Captain in the Community program recognizes outstanding high school football student-athletes around the state of Georgia that demonstrate strong leadership skills both on-and-off the field. Winners are selected by USA Football, the Official Youth Football Development Partner of the NFL. Additionally, each winner’s high school will receive a grant in the amount of $1,000 to support community initiatives courtesy of the Atlanta Falcons and the NFL’s Youth Football Fund.
To submit a nomination for the Atlanta Falcons Captain in the Community Program, please visit http://www.atlantafalcons.com/captaininthecommunity
Youth Team/Cheer Squad of the Week:
The Youth Team /Cheer Squad of the week presented by Ford is the Hephzibah Middle School Rebels, a youth cheer squad located in Augusta, GA.
This program recognizes outstanding youth and cheer squads around the state of Georgia through mid-November. Each winning squad’s organization will receive a grant in the amount of $1,000.00 courtesy of the Atlanta Falcons and the NFL’s Youth Football Fund.
To submit a nomination for the Atlanta Falcons Cheer Squad of the Week program, please visit http://www.atlantafalcons.com/youthteam
For photos and additional information on the 2014 winners, please check out the Falcons Community blog on www.atlantafalcons.com.