Hussain receives monthly award; Bedford senior eligible for $2,500 scholarship

NASHUA – Shahrukh Hussain, a senior at Bedford High School, and Gabrielle Masseur, a senior at Nashua North, have been named the Apple Therapy Student Athletes of the Month for November.

Hussain was a captain of the Bulldogs’ state champion football team, and has obtained a 3.6 GPA. Bedford athletic director Bill Whitmore said Hussain was "a true leader of the program."

Masseur is a three-sport athlete at North, having played field hockey, lacrosse, and ran track for the Titans. She is also the National Honor Society Vice President and has a GPA of 3.75.

ESPN New Hampshire and Apple Therapy have teamed up for the 2016-17 school year to search for the most unique, talented, and skilled high school senior student-athletes to be honored monthly for their achievements.

Each month, one senior boy and girl will be selected and interviewed on ESPN New Hampshire (1250/900 AM,

All the monthly winners will be invited to a banquet in May, where the Apple Therapy Student-Athletes of the Year will be crowned.

One senior boy and one senior girl will win a $2500 scholarship.

Requirements: Must be a senior at a New Hampshire High School, play a varsity sport, and have at least a 3.0 GPA

To nominate your favorite student-athlete simply email the player’s name, school, accomplishments and GPA to