Abdelnour, Moore Named Outstanding Sportsmanship Winners
May 30, 2013
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Fighting Illini senior tennis player Bruno Abdelnour and junior women's basketball guard Amber Moore were recognized by the Big Ten office this morning. The Illinois duo were part of the conference's 24 Outstanding Sportsmanship Award winners, chosen from a group of over 300 student-athletes honored throughout the academic year.
One member of each varsity sports team on every campus was chosen by his or his institution as a Sportsmanship Award honoree. From each university's list, two Outstanding Sportsmanship Award winners were then selected. All of the Sportsmanship Award honorees have distinguished themselves through sportsmanship and ethical behavior. In addition, these student-athletes must be in good academic standing and must have demonstrated good citizenship outside of the sports-competition setting.
2013 Outstanding Sportsmanship Award Winners