cody martin 300Cody Martin (Photo UK Athletics)LEXINGTON, Ky. (5/23/13) – University of Kentucky junior men’s golfer Cody Martin has been named to the Southeastern Conference Community Service team, the league office announced on Wednesday.
 
Martin was honored for his hard work in the community by the league office after devoting hours of his time and energy volunteering at events at Morton Middle School, God’s Pantry Back Pack program and the Bluegrass youth for Christ. The Union, Ky. native also participated in the CATS Cultivating Character and Breakfast with Santa programs, while spending time as a visitor at the Shriner’s Hospital.
 
It is the first time in Martin’s career to be named to the SEC Community Service Team. He was recognized to the Academic All-SEC team in 2009-10 and 2010-11.
 
Martin competed in all 12 tournaments for the Wildcats on the year, posting a stroke average of 76.36. The junior recorded three top-20 finishes, including a season-best tied for 12th finish at the Querencia Cabo Collegiate.
 
The annual SEC golf Community Service Team recognizes the superior community service efforts of the league’s student-athletes. The SEC Community Service Team consists of one student-athlete from each SEC institution, nominated by his school’s personnel, who has devoted himself to community service.
 
The SEC also sponsors community service teams for football, men’s and women’s basketball and the league’s men’s and women’s Olympic sports.
 
For all Kentucky men’s golf news, follow the Wildcats on Twitter at @UKmensgolf and go to UKathletics.com.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Cory Weigel (UK Athletics)

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

July 02, 2015 14783

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 7186

Police: Stand Off Suspect in Critical Condition

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 5439

UPDATE: Victim of Home Invasion/Homicide Died of…

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 4184

Accused Synthetic Marijuana Traffickers Appear in…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 28, 2015 3677

'Curb Service’ at Local Eatery Ends with DUI…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

June 24, 2015 45445

Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana's Largest…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 14783

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 03, 2015 3339

KMA Reminds Motorists of New Kentucky Red Light…

by David Holt
July 03, 2015 1281

Planning Commission Approves Re-zoning…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 03, 2015 1184

County Clerk Warns of Telephone Scam in Hopkins…

by Keenan Cloern
July 04, 2015 1145

Happenings and Meetings – Hopkins County

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 03, 2015 1081

States Where Motorcycles Can Run Red Lights…

by Michelle Megna
July 04, 2015 1031

Heavy Rains Flood Streets Around Town

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 03, 2015 1010

UPDATE - Suspicious Package under Investigation

by SurfKY News
July 03, 2015 763

Pet of the Day

by Natalie Ostrander
July 03, 2015 627

Beechmont All Stars Defeat Auburn All Stars 10-2

by Mike Groves, SurfKY News
July 03, 2015 624

Central City All Stars Top Bremen All Stars 8-5

by Mike Groves, SurfKY News