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3 Winners of the Alfonzo Dennard Scholarship

By Joe Joe wright

joejoe.wright@cordeledispatch.com

Every year since 2008 Andrew Benjamin has been coordinating a basketball tournament to give money to scholarship recipients from Wilcox County High. The Alfonzo Dennard Scholarship is named after the Wilcox Patriot native who went onto play for the New England Patriots of the NFL. He was also one of the 1st nine to receive funds from this event. Andrew is the brother of Alfonzo and father of Antwan. In the upper picture Chad Davis the principle of Wilcox County High presents a check for $1200.00 dollars to Benjamin. Each of the Ladies shown also received checks for $1200.00 as well for their scholarships in softball.44ea9197-204b-4f6c-bd42-2a19c826faf5 12122903_1206486236034035_6796671758643082940_n Courtney copy