April 14, 2011; Athens, GA, USA; Georgia Bulldogs linebacker Ramik Wilson (51) intercepts a pass in the first half of the Georgia spring game at Sanford Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports

Georgia Football: Spring Awards Announced


University of Georgia head coach Mark Richt announced the team’s spring football awards on Friday in conjunction with the coming weekend’s annual spring G-Day football game.

The awards are given annually at the conclusion of spring practice to recognize improvement, dedication and performance on the field.

Highlighting the list of awards were the recipients of the long-standing Coffee County Hustle Award given annually to the players showing the most desire during spring drills. Recipients include Justin Scott-Wesley, Flanker, Camilla, Georgia, and Ramik Wilson, Inside Linebacker, Tampa, Florida

The list of 2013 awards is as follows:

MVP (offense) – Chris Conley, Flanker, Dallas, Georgia

True Grit Award (offense) – Xzavier Ward, Offensive Tackle, Moultrie, Georgia

Coffee County Hustle Award (offense) – Justin Scott-Wesley, Flanker, Camilla, Georgia

Most Improved Player (offense) – Quayvon Hicks, Fullback, Blackshear, Georgia

Outstanding Walk-On (offense) – Clay Johnson, Wide Receiver, Calhoun, Georgia

MVP (defense) – Josh Harvey-Clemons, Safety, Valdosta, Georgia

True Grit Award (defense) – Sterling Bailey, Defensive End, Gainesville, Georgia

Coffee County Hustle Award (defense) – Ramik Wilson, Inside Linebacker, Tampa, Florida

Most Improved Player (defense) – Tray Matthews, Safety, Newnan, Georgia

Outstanding Walk-On (defense) – Clint Kirk, Defensive End, Perry, Georgia.; Tristan Askew, Defensive Back, Kent, Washington

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