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Ohio Student-Athlete Samuel Prakel Named Fourth National Finalist For Wendy's High School Heisman Award

Student surprised with news during high school celebration

DAYTON, Ohio, Nov. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Of the 48,000 students who applied for this year's award, local high school senior Samuel Prakel of Versailles High School in Versailles, Ohio was the fourth to be honored with a surprise announcement at his high school that he was chosen as one of twelve national finalists for the 2012 Wendy's High School Heisman Award. The award honors exceptional students who bring excellence in academics, athletics and community service.

The twelve national finalists will travel to New York City where two national winners – one male, one female – will be chosen and each will receive a crystal Wendy's High School Heisman trophy; $10,000 donation to their respective high schools; and recognition during the collegiate Heisman ceremony in New York City on Saturday, December 8, 2012, airing on ESPN.

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Samuel Prakel of Versailles High School, national finalist for the 2012 Wendy's High School Heisman Award


Wednesday November 7, 2012

10:30am EST



Versailles High School

PO Box 313

459 South Center St.

Versailles, OH 45380


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