John Hebert ’26 Receives Captain Andrew R. Houghton ’97 Award

On January 11th, 2024, John Hebert, a sophomore from the class of '26, received the Captain Andrew R. Houghton ’97 Award. The Capt. Andrew Houghton ’97 Award is presented to a current Strake Jesuit sophomore "who best exhibits the characteristics and values" that Andy Houghton exemplified. Those include academic excellence, service to friends and the community at Strake Jesuit and beyond, an enthusiasm for life, and a determination to succeed. Capt. Houghton passed away on August 9, 2004, from injuries sustained on July 10, 2004, while serving in Iraq. He was a Captain in the United States Army with the 1st Squadron, 4th Calvary

This year's event had Brigadier General (ret.) Cindy Jebb highlighted the Capt. Andrew R. Houghton ’97 Award Dinner. General Jebb was the first woman Dean of the Academic Board at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.

To watch the full ceremony click the video below!