This year’s Turners Falls High School football team may not have won any western Mass. That feat may not be remembered in the same light as the two WMass titles that the team won the past five years, but it was an impressive season nonetheless. Kazimierz Society in Turners Falls with the 59th presentation of the Anthony “Cannon” Novak Award.
That makes the fact that he finished the season 56-of-124 for an eye-popping 1,247 yards all the more impressive.Driscoll was a key contributor on both sides of the ball.On offense, the senior served as the blocking back for much of the season but was thrust into a bigger role carrying the ball over the final two games after running back John Torres was lost to injury.Novak graduated in 1936 from Turners Falls and earned the nickname “Cannon” for his speed and strength.He took those traits with him when he enlisted in the U. Navy shortly after the bombing of Pearl Harbor on Dec.