Thursday, December 2, 2010

Beemer up for Rudy Award

Florida redshirt senior Gary Beemer was nominated Thursday for the Rudy Award, the Rudy Foundation announced.

The award honors student-athletes who demonstrate exemplary character, courage, contribution and commitment as members of their collegiate football teams.
Beemer, of Valrico, is a defensive lineman who enrolled at Florida in the August of 2006 and walked on to the football team in March of 2008. He has earned "Scout Team Player of the Week" honors on two different occasions for his dedication to the team and hard work in practice.