Connor Broyles was recently named the Youth of the Year for the Boys & Girls Club of Western Benton County. The Youth of the Year Award is the premier recognition program for youth at the Boys & Girls Club The honor is given to a member who exemplifies the values of leadership, service, academic excellence, and healthy lifestyles. "Our organization nominee for 2016, Connor Broyles, is a bright, talented, and driven individual. Connor was named Youth of the Year because of his leadership positions, his recognition as the NWA Touchdown Club's 2016 Student Athlete of the Year. More importantly, he displays the character, leadership, and service attitude that the Boys & Girls Club looks for in students", commented Stephen Johnston, Unit Director. Connor Broyles, a graduating Siloam Springs High School Senior, will be attending Northwestern University in Chicago in the fall where he plans to major in Communications.