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Four York-Adams high school athletes were among 20 Pennsylvania high school seniors who were named Wendy's High School Heisman award state finalists:

  • Amy Spigelmyer, South Western, soccer, basketball
  • Lindsey Miller, New Oxford, softball, basketball
  • Brett Smith, Delone Catholic, football, basketball, baseball
  • Hope Lorah, Red Land, cross country, track and field
  • The award recognizes outstanding high school seniors nationwide who excel in athletics, academics and community leadership. Students can nominate themselves for the award online, in addition to being recommended by principals, teachers, guidance counselors and coaches. The most exceptional students are then selected to advance during extensive judging processes conducted at both state and national levels. Read more about the award behind the jump. One male and one female athlete from each state will be named state winners on Sunday, and 12 of them will be chosen as national finalists. The national finalists will be featured during a televised ceremony on ESPN networks and will receive gold medals and $2,000 awards for their high schools. One male and one female national winner will receive a crystal Wendy’s High School Heisman trophy and a $500 gift certificate to Wendy’s. Also, Wendy’s will donate $10,000 to each winner’s respective high school. The winners will be recognized during the collegiate Heisman Trophy broadcast on ESPN, Dec. 8.

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