Academic All State Individual Award
Guidelines for selection of Individual Academic All-State Awards
1. In order to be nominated for the Individual Academic All-State Award:
a. The player must be a SENIOR.
b. The player must be a contributing member of the varsity football team his senior year.
c. The player must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale.
d. The player must have a minimum composite score of 25 on the ACT, or 1200 on SAT.
e. THREE players may be nominated per high school.
The player’s head coach must be a current member of the MHSFCA (either attended the clinic last January or paid dues for this year). A current membership list and application is available at www.mhsfca.com.
2. The player will be selected to the Individual Academic All-State Team using following criteria:
a. Up to 100 points awarded for GPA (unweighted or weighted, 4.0 cap)
b. Up to 100 points awarded for ACT / SAT.
Please complete the nomination form and enclose a current HS transcript.
THE DEADLINE FOR NOMINATIONS IS NOVEMBER 15.
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The top 22 individuals from all nominations will be named to the "Dream Team." After that, the top 22 in each group of D1-D2, D3-D4, D5-D6, D7-D8 and the top 8 from the 8-man Division will be named to the First Team Academic All-State Squad for their respective group. All others meeting the minimum nomination requirements will be Honorable Mention.
Teams will be announced around the middle of December in the MHSFCA Newsletter and online at mhsfca.com. All awards will be available to be picked up by the school's coach at the MHSFCA Winners Circle Clinic in January.