Hiller and Shackelford Inspire Our Area’s Youth

D.T. Shackelford (back row w/ cap) and Tim Hiller (far right 2nd row from back) pose with Okaloosa Walton FCA Leadership Camp attendees One of the duties of being a Wuerffel Trophy recipient is returning each February to welcome the new winner to the family. One of the [...]

2017-08-17T13:43:33+00:00 August 17th, 2017|About the Wuerffel Trophy, Home|

Trevor Knight Named 2016 Wuerffel Trophy Recipient

NEW YORK (Dec. 6, 2016) – Texas A&M University quarterback, Trevor Knight was named the 2016 Wuerffel Trophy recipient at the National Football Foundation’s Annual Awards ceremonies press conference at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City today by the award’s namesake, Heisman Trophy winner and College Football Hall of [...]

2017-01-04T16:17:51+00:00 December 6th, 2016|About the Wuerffel Trophy, Home, Press Releases|

Wuerffel Trophy Announces 2016 Finalists

FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. — Nov. 21, 2016 — The Wuerffel Trophy announces the three finalists for the 2016 Wuerffel Trophy, known as “College Football’s Premier Award for Community Service,” which is presented annually by the All Sports Association in Fort Walton Beach. Trevor Knight - Texas A&M (photo [...]

2016-12-06T10:34:32+00:00 November 21st, 2016|About the Wuerffel Trophy|

Niswanger and Wuerffel Trophy Visit Northwestern State

View from the press box at Turpin Stadium at Northwestern State University of Louisiana (photo Wuerffel Trophy) By: Doug Ireland - NSUDemons.com Rudy Niswanger speaks to the Demon football team in the Ready Room at NSU Fieldhouse (photo NSUDemons.com) The scoreboard on Saturdays hasn’t been kind [...]

2016-11-11T07:21:08+00:00 November 10th, 2016|About the Wuerffel Trophy|

National Football Foundation’s CEO Steve Hatchell joins Wuerffel Trophy’s Selection Committee

Steve Hatchell and Danny Wuerffel at the 2014 National Football Foundation's Annual Press Conference in New York City. The National Football Foundation has played host to the Wuerffel Trophy for the last 2 years, hosting the announcement of the award's recipient at their Annual Press Conference in New [...]

2016-07-10T20:09:10+00:00 February 24th, 2016|About the Wuerffel Trophy|

Herff Jones helps “Ring In” the Wuerffel Trophy Presentation

Herff Jones has been a big part of the Wuerffel Trophy for the last 10 years. And this past summer, the renowned awards company based in Indianapolis recently renewed their contract to be the official provider of the necessary 2 trophies needed per year, one for the winner and one for [...]

2016-07-10T20:11:09+00:00 February 22nd, 2016|About the Wuerffel Trophy|

“Your Character Matters!”

2014 Wuerffel Trophy Winner Deterrian "D.T." Shackelford speaks to the youth during Florida visit Local high school principals Jeff Palmer (Niceville), Cindy Gates (Choctawhatchee) and John Spolski (Fort Walton Beach) came to hear D.T. Shackelford speak. "Name something that you want to have, but you can't buy with [...]

2015-07-03T21:50:56+00:00 July 2nd, 2015|About the Wuerffel Trophy, By Tom Brassell|

Dick Enberg Wins 2015 Ford C. Frick Award

Wuerffel Trophy National Selection Committee Member honored by the National Baseball Hall of Fame By: BaseballHall.org Wuerffel Trophy National Selection Committee Member Dick Enberg Dick Enberg, who has spent almost 20 years calling Major League Baseball games in Southern California bracketing remarkable stints at NBC and CBS, has [...]

2015-04-20T18:33:13+00:00 April 16th, 2015|About the Wuerffel Trophy|

Tebow on 6-City Speaking Tour

By: Vito Stellino - Florida Times Union Danny Wuerffel presents the 2008 Wuerffel Trophy to Tim Tebow Tim Tebow continues to be in demand as a speaker and is currently on a six city speaking tour. According to christianpost.com, Tebow was in Lake Charles, La. last Friday, in [...]

2015-04-16T22:09:00+00:00 April 16th, 2015|About the Wuerffel Trophy|
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