Scottsdale Prep Academy wide receiver Matt Munsil has been named this week's Arizona Cardinals and Wells Fargo "High School Player- of-the-Week."
Munsil had 14 receptions for 341 yards and six touchdowns in helping the Spartans to a 52-28 win over Glendale Prep Academy last week. Scottsdale Prep Academy plays eight-man football in Arizona's Division IA.
The eighth-year Arizona Cardinals Football Club "Player-of-the-Week" award, presented by Wells Fargo, is selected by a local sports panel consisting of Cardinals Director of Community Relations Luis Zendejas, Community Relations Coordinator Sheldon Meeks, NBC-12 sports reporter Bruce Cooper, 16-year Arizona high school football official Bob Ferreira, AIA Director of Media Marketing Brian Bolitho, Channel 3 sports anchor Brad Cesmat, 1060 AM radio host Dan Manucci, and Wells Fargo representative Jeff Smith.
A football plaque acknowledging the award will be presented to Munsil by a Cardinals alumnus at a ceremony at Scottsdale Prep Academy (7496 E. Tierra Buena Lane, Scottsdale) on Friday, September 17 at 3:00 p.m. The Spartans play New Way Learning Academy on Friday night at 7 p.m.
For more information, contact Sheldon Meeks in the Cardinals community relations department (602/379-1688).
Week 1: RB Manny Vera, Sunnyside H.S.
Week 2: WR Matt Munsil, Scottsdale Prep Academy