Wilton resident and Fairfield College Preparatory School senior Brendan Rooney was one of two recipients of the Southern Connecticut Conference Scholar Leader Award for outstanding scholarship and leadership in school and community.
Brendan is a National Merit Commended Scholar, member of the National and French National Honor Societies, captain of the Fairfield Prep varsity crew team and involved in the school’s campus ministry and peer tutoring programs.
He serves as a tutor at an inner city Boys & Girls Club, a Maritime Aquarium volunteer and was a student-leader on a Fairfield Prep service trip to Appalachia.
Brendan will attend Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., in the fall.