Sprint FB Places Seven on NFF Hampshire Honor Society
The Army West Point Sprint Football team placed seven cadet-athletes on the 2021 National Football Foundation (NFF) Hampshire Honor Society. The Black Knights had the most players of any team in the Collegiate Sprint Football League (CSFL), in the first season that sprint players were recognized for the award.
An elite group of 910 players from 255 schools qualified for membership in the society's 15th year. In order to qualify for the NFF Hampshire Honor Society athletes must have completed their final year of playing eligibility, attained a minimum GPA of 3.2, met all NCAA/NAIA-mandated progress towards degree requirements and have been a starter or significant contributor.
Tate Blessinger, Justin Charette, Jacob Dotson, Nate Hagg, Hunter Knibbe, Ryan Leach and Matthew Sauter all received the honor for Army.