December 13, 2008 - by
Florida State Football Passes Out Accolades At Annual Team Awards Dinner

Dec. 13, 2008



    Saturday night Florida State held its annual team awards dinner at the Union Ballroom. The Seminoles gathered to reflect back on the regular season and honor their top performers on the field, in the classroom and in the weight room. Christian Ponder and Everette Brown took home top honors as the MVPs of the offense and defense respectively. Caz Piurowski, Rodney Hudson and Kendrick Stewart each won multiple awards. A complete list of award winners is below:



    Top Conditioned Athlete: Everette Brown

    Offensive Seminole Warrior: Christian Ponder/Caz Piurowski

    Defensive Seminole Warrior: Kendrick Stewart

    Bill McGrotha/Spirit Humanitarian Award: Drew Weatherford/Myron Rolle

    Bob Crenshaw Award (biggest heart): Ryan McMahon

    Don Powell Award (unsung hero): Rod Roberts


    ACADEMIC AWARDS (given by class and to the offense and defense)

    Freshmen: Andrew Datko and Everett Dawkins

    Sophomore: Rodney Hudson and Maurice Harris

    Junior: Christian Ponder and Myron Rolle

    Senior: Graham Gano and Kendrick Stewart

    5th Year: Drew Weatherford and Benjamin Lampkin



    Defensive Scout Team: Darren Edwards/John Johnson
    Most Improved: Caz Piurowski

    Leadership: Rodney Hudson

    Top Newcomer: Andrew Datko

    Special Teams: Graham Gano

    MVP: Christian Ponder



    Offensive Scout Team: E.J. Manuel
    Most Improved: Kendrick Stewart

    Leadership: Tony Carter

    Top Newcomer: Nigel Bradham/Markus White

    Special Teams: Michael Ray Garvin

    MVP: Everette Brown

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