Ervin Named 2012 Winter Community Champion
COLUMBIA -- Mizzou track and field junior Cortni Ervin has been named to the 2012 Big 12 Winter Community of Champions, as announced by the Big 12 Conference and Chick-Fil-A on Wednesday.
Ervin was Mizzou's honoree as the Big 12 honors one student-athlete from each of its 10 member institutions. The institution of the student-athletes honored will be awarded $4,500 from Chick-Fil-A as a result of their activities within the community.
During the fall, winter and spring terms, one student-athlete from each institution is honored based on an academic standard of a 3.00 grade point average or higher, involvement in at least one community service program, and demonstration of sportsmanship and leadership on and off the field.