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SEC announces 2017 Women's Golf Awards

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SEC Staff
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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- The Southeastern Conference on Thursday announced its annual Women's Golf Awards, which were voted on by the league's 14 head coaches.

The 2017 All-SEC teams and a complete list of awards are listed below.

NCAA Women's Regionals will be held later this week, May 8-10.

FIRST TEAM ALL-SEC
Katelyn Dambaugh, South Carolina
Maria Torres, Florida
Cheyenne Knight, Alabama
Kelly Grassel, Florida
Maddie Szeryk, Texas A&M
Kristen Gillman, Alabama
Lauren Stephenson, Alabama
Harang Lee, Georgia

SECOND TEAM ALL-SEC
Bianca Fabrizio, Texas A&M
Taylor Tomlinson, Florida
Jillian Hollis, Georgia
Alana Uriell, Arkansas
Bailey Tardy, Georgia
Ainhoa Olarra, South Carolina
Karolina Vlckova, Florida
Ana Pelaez, South Carolina

COACH OF THE YEAR
Emily Glaser, Florida

PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Cheyenne Knight, Alabama

FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR
Kristen Gillman, Alabama

SCHOLAR-ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
Kate Sborov, Vanderbilt

ALL-FRESHMAN TEAM
Kristen Gillman, Alabama
Jessica Yuen, Missouri
Ana Pelaez, South Carolina
Marta Perez SanMartin, Florida
Elena Hualde, Auburn
Micheala Williams, Tennessee
Courtney Dow, Texas A&M
Abbey Carlson, Vanderbilt

COMMUNITY SERVICE TEAM

Cammie Gray, Alabama
  • Redshirt senior who was a member of the 2016 SEC Community Service Team.
  • Currently in grad school working on a master's degree in marketing.
  • Has volunteered with several on- and off-campus activities during her career at Alabama.
  • Has competed in three tournaments for Alabama this season.

Summar Roachell, Arkansas

  • Volunteered @ Ronald McDonald Charity Tournament: 8-30-17
  • Volunteered for Shop With Razorbacks: 11-29-16
  • Participated in the National Girls & Women in Sports Day Event: 2-27-17
  • Book Hogs Kickoff @ Washington Elem.: 3-8-17
  • Book Hogs Kickoff @ Holcomb Elem.: 3-10-17
  • Volunteered @ Children Hospital: 2-6-1
  • Volunteered at the KLRC Valentine Day for 1st, Responders: 2-6-17
  • Volunteered at Puerto Rico Junior Clinic: 2-10-17
  • Participated in the Jones Center Golf Tournament Fundraiser: 9-26-17
  • Volunteered at the Girls First Tee Golf Outing: 8-27-16

Kelli Murphy, Auburn

  • Kelli has been a WGCA Academic All American the two past years
  • Was last year's Auburn Community Service Team Representative
  • This year she has increased her service by leading the women's golf team to 2nd place in the fall canned food drive, leader in organizing our team in purchasing Christmas gifts for needy families.
  • She really overachieved when she organized a golf camp/clinic for the Auburn Student Veterans. The clinic was featured on Auburn.edu website.

Karolina Vlckova, Florida

  • Climb for Cancer
  • Gator Tracks Wrapping Party
  • Hidden Oak Fall Festival
  • Miracle on Main Street
  • Stadium Tour
  • Caleb's Pitch

Sammi Lee, Georgia

  • Three-year member of UGA's SAAC
  • Helped conduct Girls Golf Day at UGA
  • Assisted with UGA Relay for Life and UGA Miracle (dance marathon)
  • Participated in Home Runs for Hometown Heroes, a softball game for Special Olympians at Georgia's Foley Field baseball stadium
  • Helped collect toiletries from traveling with team to donate for Project Safe
  • Built bookshelves for the Family Literacy Partnership of Athens
  • Participated in the "NO More" and "It's on Us" Campaigns as well as the "End It" Movement
  • Inducted into LEAD organization

Grace Rose, Kentucky

  • Documented nearly 120 hours of community service during her career.
  • Traveled to Ethiopia in the summer of 2016 as a part of a UK Athletics service trip ... Helped construct housing for windows, delivered beds and mattresses to lepers, served food to orphans, and delivered hygiene supplies to the imprisoned during Ethiopia trip.
  • Annual participant in UK's Backpack Program with God's Pantry, where student-athletes fill backpacks with food supplies and deliver them to local elementary schools.
  • Volunteered for bell ringing with the Salvation Army multiple times during the holiday season to raise money for homeless families.
  • Volunteered at a meal-packing event at Grace Christian Church in Georgetown.
  • Helped with the UK Blanket Project in which all of UK's student-athletes put together blankets and deliver them to sick children in the Children's Hospital around the holidays.
  • Volunteered for the Louisiana flood relief drive ... Also participated in Breakfast with Santa and volunteer at Shriners Hospital.

Sydney Cavin, LSU

  • Sydney joined many LSU athletes in helping with the victims of the devastating August floods, helping remove furniture and debris from people's houses, including homes of LSU Athletic staff.
  • Also involved in the LSU Boo-Zar which gives children a safe way to spend Halloween, the Thanksgiving and Christmas with the Tigers as well as participating in golf's visit to the Children's Hospital at Our Lady of the Lake.

Maria Toennessen, Ole Miss

  • Tornado Relief
  • South Carolina Flood Relief
  • North Mississippi Regional Center
  • Reading with the Rebels
  • Walking Wednesdays
  • Adopt A Basket
  • Books and Bears
  • Trunk or Treat
  • Rebels' International Field Day

Blaise Carabello, Mississippi State

  • Participated in the Women's and girls Sports day at Starkville Elementary
  • Participated in the Sprint with Gabe Fundraiser.
  • Volunteers and reads to Starkville Elementary Students

Mackenzie Perez, Missouri

  • Volunteered with Columbia Golf Foundation
  • Volunteered at the Veterans Hospital
  • Special Olympics buddy
  • Raised money for Mizzou Men's Basketball's "Rally For Rhyan" program
  • Helped local needy Columbia, Mo., families by buying gifts for Christmas
  • Volunteered for local Columbia, Mo., food banks
  • Volunteer at "Mizzou Moves" event

Marianna Monaco, South Carolina

  • Totaled 78.5 hours of community service throughout the 2016-17 season
  • Volunteered for Tunnel To Towers, Build-a-Bike, St. Margaret's Church, Spring Valley Baseball and Toys for Tots

Blakesly Warren, Tennessee

  • The junior is an active member of Tennessee's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
  • Over the past year, she has volunteered at UT golf clinics and with the MBA Grads to Golf program.
  • Warren also exchanged pen pal letters with local elementary school children and took part in the annual VOLoween.
  • Warren also volunteered at the holiday dinner for the Knoxville Ministry Center and during the Gatlinburg relief efforts, delivering and sorting donations.

Callie Scheffler, Texas A&M

  • Served as the president of Texas A&M's Student Athlete Advisory Committee
  • Was the chair of Aggies CAN, the largest student-athlete run canned food drive in the nation
  • Chair for Texas A&M portion of Hard Hats for Little Heads, which provides bicycle helmets for elementary school kids
  • Volunteers at local elementary schools, reading to those students
  • Coordinator of Aggie Athletes Involved, which sets up community service projects for Aggie Athletes
  • Coordinated the Aggie Athletes Involved Coat Drive, which donates winter coats to Twin City Missions

Lauren Johnson, Vanderbilt

  • Volunteers on a weekly basis (2 hours per week) with the Vanderbilt Children's Hospital where she works as a tutor with the hospital school program, providing assistance with homework and tutoring services to children staying in the hospital on a long-term basis.
  • Also volunteers with Code Ignite, a student organization that teaches middle school students the basics in coding, logic and commands.