The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

October 2, 2013

Enid's Chelf named semifinalist for Campbell Trophy


Enid News and Eagle

STILLWATER, Okla. — Oklahoma State senior quarterback Clint Chelf of Enid was one of seven Big 12 seniors selected as a semifinalist for the 2013 William V. Campbell Trophy, The National Football Foundation announced Wednesday.

Chelf, as well as Jordan Naivar (Baylor), Jeff Woody (Iowa State), Gabe Ikard (Oklahoma), Nate Boyer (Texas), Jon Koontz (TCU) and Chris Feigt (West Virginia), are among 54 semifinalists representing the Football Bowl Subdivision.

The Campbell Trophy is in its 24th year honoring college football’s top scholar-athlete. Candidates must be seniors or graduate students in their final years of eligibility, have a GPA of at least 3.2, have outstanding football ability as a first team player or significant contributor, and have demonstrated strong leadership and citizenship.

The NFF Awards Committee will select up to 16 recipients, and the results will be announced via a national press release on Oct. 31. Each recipient will receive an $18,000 postgraduate scholarship, and will vie as finalists for the 2013 William V. Campbell Trophy.