Southern Local standout named WYTV Male Athlete of Year

YOUNGSTOWN- Southern Local standout Cam Grodhaus earned WYTV Male Student Athlete of the Year honors. He will receive a $1,000 scholarship to continue his academic and athletic career in college.

Grodhaus was a three-sport athlete and straight-A student at Southern Local. He was a member of the National Honor Society, vice president of his senior class and he graduated with over 100 hours of volunteer service.

A three-time captain and leading scorer of the basketball team, with over 1,000 career points, Grodhaus also left his mark on the football field, shattering school records. No one at Southern Local has caught more passes for more yards or more touchdowns than him.

In the classroom, he was a step above, as well, carrying a 4.2 GPA and earning 24 college credits. He will continue his academic and athletic career this fall at Lake Erie College.

Among the hundreds of nominations this year, 40 were chosen as Student Athlete of the Week during the 2019-20 school year. Grodhaus was named Student Athlete of the Year and was surprised in the studio Monday evening.


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