The Taylor Haugen Foundation was created to honor the memory of the 15-year-old Niceville High School student who passed away after a traumatic liver injury sustained during a football game on August 30, 2008

The Taylor Haugen Foundation provides awareness, education and abdominal injury protection to secondary aged schools and leagues in contact sports, through its YESS© Program (Youth Equipment for Sports Safety). The Foundation also recognizes and supports outstanding scholar-athletes with scholarships and awards.  Visit for more information.

Tyler Russell 2015 Taylor Haugen Award Recipient

L-R:  NHS Principal Jeff Palmer; Kathy Haugen; Tyler Russell; Brian Haugen; and NHS Athletic Director John Hicks.

Category: General , Recognition , Scholarships