KU's Dudley Named A Big 12 Community Of Champions Honoree
Nov. 1, 2009
LAWRENCE, Kan. – Kansas football linebacker Drew Dudley was named a Big 12 Conference Chick-Fil-A Fall Community of Champions honoree. The conference recognizes one athlete from each institution, regardless of sport, based on academics, community service and leadership/sportsmanship.
Dudley, a junior from College Station, Texas, was an Academic All-Big 12 First Team selection last year while majoring in civil engineering. He is an active member in KU’s student-athletes’ service projects.
On the field he is KU’s leading tackler through eight games with 57 stops from his starting linebacker position. His 7.5 tackles for loss also top the team, while his three sacks are fourth on the team.
2009 FALL CHICK-FIL-A COMMUNITY OF CHAMPIONS
Name Yr. School Sport
Robert Griffin So. Baylor Football
Kaitlyn Burkett Sr. Colorado Volleyball
Marquis Hamilton Sr. Iowa State Football
Drew Dudley Jr. Kansas Football
Kylie Hanson Sr. Kansas State Rowing
Madison Marcolla Jr. Missouri Women’s Golf
Blake Lawrence Jr. Nebraska Football
Bridget Laplante Sr. Oklahoma Volleyball
Bridget Miller Sr. Okla. State Soccer
Sam Acho Jr. Texas Football
Carson Smith So. Texas A&M Cross Country/Track & Field
Taylor Potts Jr. Texas Tech Football