It has been a busy summer for recent IMG Academy alumnus Fred Schroeder, a Yuma, Ariz. native who was selected to join the United States U19 All-Star team to compete in the International Federation of American Football U19 World Championship in Kuwait. In the gold medal game, Schroeder helped the U.S. cruise past Canada, 40-17.
On Wednesday evening, the IMG Academy Football program held its first-ever banquet to reflect on its inaugural season and honor its senior members. The night's program included a special presentation of framed jerseys to each member of the senior class, as well as a number of awards for those student-athletes who displayed great leadership on and off the field. Rising senior linebackers Nick Thomas and John Tauber were also named co-captains for the 2014 season.
Award recipients included: