LITTLE ROCK (KAIT) - Twenty scholar-athletes were selected Wednesday as Wendy's High School Heisman state finalists. Five of the 20 are northeast Arkansas standouts.
Of the 45,000 seniors who applied nationwide, 843 came from Arkansas and have been narrowed down to the state's 20 finalists. These finalists embody the Heisman spirit of hard work and dedication through their outstanding achievements in athletics, academics and community/school leadership.
The 20 finalists are below.
Arkansas's Wendy's High School Heisman State Finalists: