Best and brightest college athletes from the Bronx honored

College athletes from across the Bronx were recently honored at the 71st annual Fordham Block F.

Athletes were honored for their achievements on the field during the school year. Honorees this year included football star Tad Kornegay, who was presented with the Vincent T. Lombardi award, and swimmer Erika Newell, who took home top honor as female athlete of the year.

In addition to the players, the Iron Major trophy went to Fordham softball coach Bridget Orchard. She led her team to its first Atlantic 10 season title.

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