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SAA Senior Scholarship Award Nominations

The Schalmont Athletic Association traditionally has granted scholarship awards to graduating senior varsity athletes. Each varsity coach is requested to nominate three (3) senior athletes from their team for the award. After a review of those nominated, a boy and girl from each sport will be selected to receivethe award at the Senior Awards Ceremony.

It is of great importance to the Schalmont Athletic Association that the following criteria be used when selecting the nominees. The integrity of the individuals is of utmost importance.

  •  Sportsmanship: Win or lose, it's how you play the game ...
  • Attitude: Good disposition, positive character, accountable to self and others ...
  • Respectful: To coach, officials, teammates, opposing players, spectators ...
  • Encouraging: To others ...
  • Shows commitment: To school, team and to overall excellence ...

Overall: Players who understand and follow the quote below ( author unkown) :

"Love the game. Love the game for the pure joy of accomplishment. Love the game for everything it can teach you about yourself. Love the game for the feeling of belonging to a group endeavoring to do its best. Love the game for being involved in a team whose members can't wait to see you do your best. Love the game for the challenge of working harder than you ever have at something and then harder than that. Love the game because it takes all team members to give it life. Love the game because at its best, the game tradition will include your contributions. Love the game because you belong to a long line of fine athletes who have loved it. It is now your legacy. Love the game so much that you will pass on your love of the game to another athlete who has seen your dedication, your work, your challenges, your triumphs ... and then that athlete will, because of you, love the game ...