LeClaire honored by MHSAA

Provided photo Dollar Bay-Tamarack City’s Brendan LeClaire receives Scholar-Athlete Award at the Division 4 state championships in East Lansing.

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Brendan LeClaire (center) of Dollar Bay High School was honored as a recipient of the Michigan High School Athletic Association’s Scholar-Athlete Award at the 2019 MHSAA Boys Basketball Finals at the Jack Breslin Student Events Center in East Lansing on March 16.

Shown with LeClaire are (from left): Don Simon, chief executive officer for Farm Bureau Insurance, and Mark Uyl, executive director of the MHSAA.

LeClaire will receive a $1,000 scholarship from Farm Bureau Insurance to be used at the institution of higher learning he attends this fall.

Farm Bureau Insurance awarded 32 scholarships, proportionately by school classification, to students with a 3.50 or higher (on a 4.0 scale) grade point average who have previously lettered in at least one sport in which postseason competition is sponsored by the MHSAA.