Return to Headlines

BA Receives 2020 Barefield/Rice Sportsmanship Award

Benton Academy was chosen to receive the Dorsey Barefield/Tom Rice Sportsmanship Award for the 2020 football season. This award is voted on by the District 4 Officials Association and is presented to the school that exemplifies good sportsmanship from its players, coaches, and fans.  BA was also chosen for this award in 2017.  The Benton Academy football program received a $2000 check along with this award.

Thanks to all who made this award possible!

Award presentation