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Nevada Student Athlete Tyler Meidell Named 11th National Finalist

Nevada Student Athlete Tyler Meidell Named 11th National Finalist For Wendy’s High School Heisman Award

Student surprised with news during high school celebration

RENO, Nev., Nov. 19, 2012 - Of the 48,000 students who applied for this year’s award, local high school senior Tyler Meidell of Damonte Ranch High School in Reno, Nevada was the 11(th) 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, which 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 Friday, December 7, 2012.

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  WHO:    Tyler Meidell of Damonte Ranch High School, national finalist for the
          2012 Wendy’s High School Heisman Award

  WHEN:    Thursday, November 15, 2012
          8:15am

  WHERE:  Large Gym
          Damonte Ranch High School
          10500 Rio Wrangler Pkwy.
          Reno, NV 89521

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SOURCE Wendy’s High School Heisman

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Posted on Nov 19, 2012 - 09:45 PM • Print

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