Benjamin Peter Flick Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established to honor the memory of Ben Flick, who tragically passed away at 19 years of age after a car accident on September 21, 2013. He was born September 4, 1994 to Rick and Theresa (Biondo) Flick in Florence, South Carolina. Ben graduated from Hamilton High School in 2013 where he was an outstanding member of the football team. Upon graduation he was offered a scholarship to play football for the University of Cincinnati. He was extremly proud of earning this scholarship.
Ben was described as a 6-foot 6-inch tall offensive lineman with a personality that was bigger than life. He loved playing the guitar, fishing and spending time with friends. He was a member of Queen of Peace Catholic Church, where he attended with his “Nanna”. He is remembered for his achievements on and off the football field, specifically his academic standing and unique sense of humor. Ben was particulary proud of his Country, and his southern birth.
This need-based scholarship is for a student graduating from Hamilton High School.