Maryland football coach Joe Krivak is the featured speaker for next Wednesday's Scholar-Athlete Awards Dinner at Martin's West.
Sponsored by the Greater Baltimore Chapter of the National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame, the 28th annual affair will honor 90 top senior student-athletes from the football-playing schools in the metro area.
Among the players eligible for various college scholarships will be 55 team captains, 13 All-Metro selections, five National Merit Scholars, three valedictorians and two with perfect 4.0 grade-point averages.
The honored guests are (in alphabetical order):
Nick Abbott, St. Paul's; Mini Arrington, Northwestern, Andy Baldwin, Glen Burnie; B.J. Barnes, Joppatowne; Obie Barnes Jr., Forest Park; Chris Bentz, Eastern Vo-Tech; Scott Boze, Owings Mills; John Burns, Parkville; Tiage Carey, Edmondson; Hyung Chang, Dulaney; Sean Clark, Douglass; Mike D'Andrea, Glenelg; Robert Davis, Milford Mill; James Dehn, Bel Air; Shannon Demar, Frederick; Mike Donaldson, Archbishop Spalding; Dave Doy, Howard.
Phil Efron, Pikesville; Brian Evans, Old Mill; Kevin Feehley, Cardinal Gibbons; Nachor Fulwood, Walbrook; Tory Gasdia, Aberdeen; Greg Gibson, Havre de Grace; George Gillem, Woodlawn; Paul Glagola, Middletown; Jerome Glover, Southwestern; Chris Gress, North Harford; Eddie Hamilton, Chesapeake-AA; Mark Hanna, Hereford; Erick Hemmer, Severna Park; Jerry Heyn, Franklin.
Joe Holland, City; Dave Houck, Loch Raven; Serafin Houliares, North County; Quinn Huggins, Meade; Andy Ingalls, Westminster; Lamar James, Northern; Greg Jessop, Centennial; Paul Kappelman, McDonogh; John Kublius, Kenwood; Jeff Lavis, Hammond; Brian Lehman, Linganore; Kevin Loewe, Perry Hall; Joe Logan, Brunswick; Henry Long, Mount Hebron; Lenard Marcus, Poly; Jay Mason, Thomas Johnson; Shawn McKenzie, Loyola.
Oba McMillan, Wilde Lake; Ricardo Melendez, Patapsco; Josh Miller, Gilman; Joseph Mondshour, Southern-Balto.; Michael Norton, Broadneck; Jason Nunnelee, F.S. Key; Tom Outten, Patterson; Elliott Petty, Towson; Charles Plitt III, Boys' Latin; Shaun Poulton, Randallstown; Richard Price, Chesapeake-BC; Ian Rehmert, Catonsville; Kristopher Reina, Mount St. Joseph; Daniel Richards, Friends; Christopher Roser, Catoctin; Dean Samars, Annapolis; Andrew Schwartz, Lansdowne; Matthew Schilling, Liberty; Korey Singleton, Oakland Mills.
Chris Smith, St. Mary's; John Snell Jr., North Carroll; Scott Songer, Southern-AA; Israel Sostrin, C. Milton Wright; Joe Speed, Dundalk; Moe Speaks, Carver; Karl Streaker, South Carroll; John Swigart, Overlea; Frank Tamburello, Archbishop Curley; Peter Tapely, John Carroll; Michael Thomson, Walkersville; Peter Thompson, Lake Clifton/Eastern; Adam Vernon, Northeast-AA; Kevin Washington, Dunbar; Paul Water, Sparrows Point; Anthony Watson, Arundel; John Weininger, Fallston; Daniel Wu, Fallston; Joseph Yankle, Atholton; Brian Yates, Calvert Hall; and Jeff Young, Mervo.