Litchfield High grad Shanks earns scholar award
Litchfield High School graduate Charlie Shanks, shown with Litchfield High soccer coach Rob Andrulis, has been named a Scholar All-America award-winner by the United Soccer Coaches Association.
Shanks was a Class S All-State selection in soccer last fall and was one of the top students academically in the LHS Class of 2019. Of the 44 players who received the award, Shanks had the highest grade-point average.
He is the first All-American soccer player at LHS and will receive the award at the United Soccer Coaches Association Convention in Baltimore, Md., in January.
Shanks will be a post-graduate student at Taft School in Watertown for the coming school year.