Schroeder semifinalist for 2006 Draddy Trophy

"Mr. Touchdown," Chad Schroeder, has been nominated for To be nominated as a semifinalist for the Draddy Trophy. The recipient receives a 25-pound bronze trophy and a 25,000-dollar post-graduate scholarship.

According to Texas A&M's Sports Information Department senior wide receiver Chad Schroeder has been named a semifinalist for the 2006 Draddy Trophy the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame. The Draddy Trophy is awarded each year to the college football player who shows the most combined academic success, football performance and exemplary community leadership.

Schroeder currently leads the Aggies in catches (24), receiving yards (399) and is tied for the team lead with three touchdown receptions. Schroeder has caught 56 balls for 1,010 yards and 11 touchdowns during his career at Texas A&M.

Schroeder is s a leader in the community as well. He recently interned in the Texas A&M Athletic Department, serving as a chairman for several summer activities run by Aggie Athletes Involved. Aggie Athletes Involved is a prominent community service organization at Texas A&M University. He has also been elected by his teammates to serve on the football team's Leadership Council.

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