Juan Diego Temple, JSerra senior and left tackle has been nominated for the third annual Rudy Award which gives scholarships to young athletes.
The award is given not because of statistical performance but because of their ability to inspire and motivate teammates, classmates and their communities. The award is named for Daniel “Rudy” Ruettiger, who was immortalized in the 1993 film Rudy, starring Sean Astin.
Exemplifying qualities the Rudy Award looks for in recipients, Temple has been named to the top 12 finalists. To help him receive the Rudy Award click here to vote.
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