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ABC40 Honor Roll – High School Athlete Wins Award

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) –  Cathedral High School Senior Benjamin Roberts was awarded the Archie Roberts award by the Western Mass Chapter of the National Football Foundation.

The award is given every year to the outstanding scholar-athlete in western Mass. Roberts was selected from more than 30 nominees from a committee of football coaches, guidance counselors and admission directors.

Ben is an advanced placement student, captain of the football and wrestling teams and has played Lacrosse for four years. He is a member of the National Honor Society, Drama Club and Respect for Life Club. He also volunteers at The Springfield Rescue Mission.