On Sunday afternoon, the Boston College football program held its annual senior awards banquet in Gasson Hall. Here’s a rundown of the players honored:
Scanlan Award: Zach Allen, Senior DE
BC’s top honor, presented to the player who best represents the qualities of Tom Scanlan, former BC fullback and World War I veteran.
William J. Flynn Award: Will Harris, Senior SS & Tommy Sweeney, Senior TE
Awarded to the team’s most valuable players.
Coaches’ Award: Chris Lindstrom, Senior OL
Special Teams Award: Michael Walker, Senior KR/PR/WR
Perseverance Award: Kevin Bletzer, Grad LB
Paul Cavanaugh Award: Jon Baker, Grad C
Honors the player who made a positive impact both on the field and in the community.
Russ Joyner Award: Wyatt Ray, Senior DE
Most outstanding defensive lineman.
Gridiron Club Award: Ray Smith, Senior DL
Most representative of the determination, enthusiasm, and spirit expected of a BC football player.
Big Play Award: Jeff Smith, Senior WR
Unsung Hero Award: Taj-Amir Torres, Senior DB
Loyalty Award: Colton Cardinal, Senior FB
Frank Chamberlin Outstanding Linebacker Award: Connor Strachan, Grad LB