Today is the observance of National Student-Athlete day – a holiday that Wendy’s proudly gets behind. Since Wendy’s first began sponsoring Wendy’s High School Heisman in 1994 in partnership with the Heisman Trophy Trust, hundreds of thousands of high school student-athletes have been honored across the country.

Since Wendy’s High School Heisman has been boasting about the accomplishments of young men and women for over 20 years, we want to remind our fans, friends and future winners how the program started in the first place.

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