Ridgefield High School senior Mike Heller has been named the recipient of the 2018 Scalzo Scholarship.

Ridgefield Little League awards the scholarship to a graduating senior who has demonstrated a strong commitment to academics, athletics, family and community.

Heller, who has played baseball at RHS for four years, has volunteered for many years at the RVNA and St. Mary's Church.  

A lifelong Ridgefielder, Heller played in Ridgefield Little League for five years. He is the youngest son of Mary Jane and the late Joe Heller. RLL wishes Mike Heller the best of luck at Bucknell University.

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the awarding of the Scalzo Scholarship.