Beachum Gets C-USA Spirit of Service Award

Press Release
Posted Dec 16, 2009


IRVING (C-USA/SMU) - SMU sophomore tackle Kelvin Beachum, Jr., was one of 12 student-athletes to receive the fall C-USA Spirit of Service Award, Commissioner Britton Banowsky announced today.

IRVING (C-USA/SMU) - SMU sophomore tackle Kelvin Beachum, Jr., was one of 12 student-athletes to receive the fall C-USA Spirit of Service Award, Commissioner Britton Banowsky announced today.

The C-USA Spirit of Service Award is designed to recognize the community service efforts of the league's student-athletes, based upon significant community service, good academic standing and participation in their elected sport. The Spirit of Service award will be presented three times throughout the season, with today's honorees representing Conference USA's fall sports: football, soccer, volleyball and cross country.

Beachum took part in the Mustangs' SAAC "Changing Lives" initiative where he helped to collect change for RISE (Recovery, Inspiration, Success and Entertainment) Adventures. The Mexia, Texas, native has started all 24 career games for the Mustangs and was a second team All-C-USA selection this season.

2009-10 FALL C-USA SPIRIT OF SERVICE HONOREES:

Amanda Lapp, East Carolina, Women's Cross Country
Case Keenum, Houston, Football
Elizabeth Fleming, Marshall, Volleyball
Christine Bach, Memphis, Volleyball
Elizabeth Nesbit, Rice, Women's Soccer
Kelvin Beachum, SMU, Football
Kelsea Seymour, Southern Miss, Volleyball
Jenn Miller, Tulane, Volleyball
Jennifer Eichler, Tulsa, Volleyball
Danielle Blair, UAB, Women's Soccer
Carley Dart, UCF, Women's Cross Country
Catherine Chavez, UTEP, Volleyball


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