Sklyar Sappington, BHS senior, is one of 11 students selected by The National Football Foundation St. Louis Tom Lombardo Chapter as a 2017 High School Scholar-Athlete. Recipients will be honored at the NFFSTL annual black tie banquet on May 7. Skylar and fellow scholar-athletes will each receive a $1,500 scholarship.
Coach Keith Herring nominated Skylar for the award. An NFFSTL committee made up of former coaches, sports media, and business leaders selected this year’s award recipients.