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GATORADE ND STATE FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR!
GATORADE ND STATE FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR!
HHS
Friday, December 06, 2019

GATORADE ND STATE FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR

OSCAR BENSON

CONGRATS TO OSCAR BENSON JOINING A 30+ YEAR LEGACY AS THE 2019-20 GATORADE ND STATE FOOTBALL PLAYER OF THE YEAR!

THE GATORADE PLAYER OF THE YEAR PROGRAM IS PROUD TO RECOGNIZE THE NATION'S MOST ELITE HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETES FOR NOT ONLY EXCELLENCE, BUT ALSO FOR HIGH STANDARDS OF ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT AND EXEMPLARY CHARACTER.

CHECK OUT GATORADE'S VIDEO ON OSCAR!

ROUGHLY 5.7 MILLION KIDS PLAY IN THE GATORADE PLAYER OF THE YEAR SPORTS - ONLY 607 ARE NAMED GATORADE STATE PLAYER OF THE YEAR!

THE 6 FOOT 1, 195 SENIOR RUNNING BACK AND LINEBACKER RUSHED FOR 1,361 YARDS AND 17 TOUCHDOWNS ON 179 CARRIES THIS SEASON, LEADING THE BURROS (12-0) TO THE CLASS AA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP.  BENSON ALSO RECORDED 51 TACKLES, 12 TACKLES FOR LOSS AND FIVE PASS BREAKUPS. THE CLASS AA FOOTBALL SENIOR OF THE YEAR, HE IS A TWO-TIME FIRST TEAM ALL STATE SELECTION.

BENSON HAS MAINTAINED A 3.99 GPA IN THE CLASSROOM AND HAS VERBALLY COMMITTED TO PLAY FOOTBALL ON SCHOLARSHIP AT NORTH DAKOTA STATE UNIVERSITY NEXT FALL.

OSCAR IS ALSO PRESIDENT OF HILLSBORO'S CHAPTER OF THE NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY, AND VOLUNTEERS LOCALLY ON BEHAVE OF HIS CHURCH'S YOUTH GROUP!

CONGRATS OSCAR!  HCV IS PROUD OF YOU!