Sunday the Stanford coaches handed out their awards at the yearly team
banquet to preeminent individuals who have excelled this year...
2003 Stanford Football Awards
Irving S. Zeimer Memorial Award (team MVPs): Luke Powell, Oshiomogho Atogwe
Vardell Award (junior or senior player who best epitomizes excellence in academics and athletics):
Al Masters Award (to the player displaying the highest degree of leadership and respect of teammates):
Menlo-Atherton Award (most outstanding freshman): Mark Bradford
Deswarte-Eller Award (most outstanding sophomore): Babatunde Oshinowo
Gundelach Award (most outstanding junior): Oshiomogho Atogwe
Jim Reynolds Award (to the senior player whose courage on the field and devotion to the game are an inspiration to all):
Jack Huston Award (to the player exemplifying aggressiveness, exceptional performance, and unheralded efforts):
Phil Moffat Awards (most outstanding special teams players): Eric Johnson
(offense), Brian Gaffney (defense)
Greg Piers Awards (most outstanding service team players): Mikal Brewer
(offense), Michael Okwo (defense)
Frank Rehm Awards (most outstanding back and lineman in the Big Game): J.R. Lemon
(back), Amon Gordon (lineman)
Team Captains: Luke Powell, Kirk Chambers, Brett Pierce
Monday the Pac-10 released the All Pac-10 teams, as voted by the conference's
All Pac-10 Honorees
Second Team All Pac-10: OT Kirk Chambers, PR Luke Powell, P Eric Johnson and
FS Oshiomogho Atogwe
Honorable Mention All Pac-10: MLB David Bergeron, OLB Jared Newberry, NT Babatunde Oshinowo, TE Brett Pierce, TE Alex Smith and CB Leigh Torrence.
A couple weeks ago the conference released their All-Academic teams, and
Stanford dominated with 25 selections...
Pac-10 All-Academic Teams
First Team All-Academic: OT Kirk Chambers and OLB Kevin Schimmelmann
(both named for the second straight year). Also QB Kyle Matter, FB Cooper Blackhurst, WR Brandon Royster, NT Babatunde Oshinowo, MLB Brian Gaffney and CB
Second Team: WR Greg Camarillo, WR Nick Sebes, OT
Matt McClernan, DE Louis Hobson, NT Ian Shelswell, DE Will Svitek, MLB David Bergeron and OLB Mike Silva.
Honorable Mention: OG David Beall, OT Jon Cochran, RB Gerald Commissiong, RB J.R. Lemon, C Tim Mattran, PK Michael Sgroi, TE Alex Smith, OT
Mike Sullivan and OG Josiah Vinson.
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