The Heisman Trophy Belief on Monday afternoon unveiled an up to date brand for the Heisman Memorial Trophy, which is broadly thought of probably the most prestigious particular person award in faculty soccer.
“Our refreshed brand kicks off an thrilling new chapter for the Heisman Trophy Belief,” president Michael Comerford said in a statement. “This refresh is a cleaner model of the earlier brand and offers us an opportunity to focus on the vital charitable work the Heisman Trophy Belief has been doing for the final 20-plus years.
“Whereas it’s not a full overhaul, we really feel it’s a extra trendy model that higher represents the Heisman Trophy Belief and our mission.”
Past awarding the trophy to the nation’s most excellent participant every year, the belief additionally helps youth applications in underserved communities, funds the Heisman Excessive Faculty Scholarship Program and presents the Heisman Humanitarian Award.
As for the brand, which was refreshed by our friends at Joe Bosack & Co., it continues to depict a sidestepping, stiff-arming soccer participant, similar to the 45-pound bronze trophy, which was most not too long ago received by USC quarterback Caleb Williams.
There are literally two variations of the up to date brand, that are purposely constructed for mild and darkish backgrounds. The earlier model was reversed in several purposes, in the meantime, creating a negative (or ghost) logo on dark backgrounds.
The 2023 Heisman Trophy can be offered on Dec. 9, with Williams seeking to develop into simply the second two-time winner within the award’s 89-year historical past, becoming a member of former Ohio State working again Archie Griffin (1974-75).