Administered by the Director of Sports Performance, this award honors the student-athlete who not only displays maximum effort on and off the field of competition, but also brings out the best in his/her teammates through positive attitude, relentless work ethic and consistent commitment to performance enhancement. The award is given in memory of Arthur F. Dauer '59.
GOLF - ECONOMICS MAJOR
"Ever since stepping foot on The Farm, Graham has been relentless with improving his performance on the golf course. A day seldom goes by where he does not challenge his teammates, and a day never passes where he doesn't push himself in the weight room. His perseverance and dedication to fitness and practice on the course has paid off, allowing Graham to finish playing some of the best golf of his career."- Jason Quan, Sports Performance Coach
BLOCK "S" OUTSTANDING MALE SOPHOMORE AWARD
WRESTLING - HUMAN BIOLOGY MAJOR
Became Stanford's 15th All-American with a sixth-place finish at the NCAA Championships, accomplishing the feat with a torn LCL ... helped lead Stanford to a program-best 11th-place finish at NCAA Championships ... ranked second on the team with 26 wins, including a 11-1 dual record ... second on the team with five pins ... finished fourth at the Pac-10 Championships at 125 pounds ... recorded a 14-match winning streak, tied for the 10th best stretch in school history ... won the 125-pound title at the Fullerton Open ... finished fourth at the Midland Championships in Chicago.
BASEBALL - UNDECLARED MAJOR
All-Pac-10 First Team selection ... Stanford's leader in batting average (.370) and multi-hit games (26) ... ranked third in the Pac-10 in batting average ... one of two Cardinal players to appear in every game, starting each contest at third base.
FOOTBALL - UNDECLARED MAJOR
Honorable Mention All-Pac-10 selection ... led team with 84 total tackles, including 50 solo stops ... also had 7.5 sacks among his 10.5 tackles-for-loss ... ranked eighth in the Pac- 10 in tackles per game (7.64) ... finished with 12 tackles, 3.0 sacks and one pass breakup in a stellar Orange Bowl effort against Virginia Tech ... totaled 46 tackles over the last six games of the season in which Stanford allowed just 56 points while pitching two shutouts ... finished with a season-high 13 tackles against USC, including one for loss.
GOLF - UNDECLARED MAJOR
PING First Team All-American ... First Team All-Pac-10 selection ... Hogan Award semifinalist ... Stanford's top finisher in nine of 11 events ... recorded seven top-5 finishes ... won his first collegiate title at The Prestige at PGA West.
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