The Honor's Luncheon will be held in May of 2013
One of the most important aspects
of CAL athletics is that it combines sports competition
and academic achievement at one of the finest universities
in the world.
While many CAL athletes are honored
for great athletic success, many also
succeed at the highest levels of academic competition as well.
luncheon honors those CAL athletes who excel in the classroom
as well as on the field of play.
Honorees are Academic All-Americans,
all Pac-10 academic honorees, and those CAL athletes and teams who
have demonstrated superior academic achievement.
The Honors Luncheon for 2009 was held on Wednesday, May 13 from 11:30-1:30 in Pauley Ballroom.
The Honors Luncheon for 2008 was held on May 14 from 11:30-1:30 in Pauley Ballroom.
This year, we established The Big C Society Award for the
intercollegiate athletic team with the greatest improvement in team GPA over
their historical average.
Cal graduate, three-time Pro-Bowler and Super Bowl champion, was the
The Honors Luncheon for
2007 was held on May 10 in Pauley Ballroom. Among the awards presented were postgraduate scholarships,
the Pac-10 Medal, the Oscar Geballe Scholarship, the Neufeld Scholar Athletes,
the Jake Gimbell Prize, the Anna Espenshade Award, the Joseph M Kavanagh Award
and the Walter A. Haas Jr. Community Service Award.
More than 220 student-athletes, all with GPAs over 3.25 were invited to the
ceremony. Included in that group were 160 student-athletes with GPAs of 3.50 or
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