Haruguchi and Levitre Earn Conference Honors
June 10, 2009
Corvallis, Ore. -
Former Oregon State University student-athletes Andy Levitre (Leh-VEE-tree) and Saori (Sore-ey) Haruguchi (Hera-gouchi) have been awarded Tom Hansen Pac-10 Conference Medals.
Levitre, from Ben Lomand, Calif., was a three-year starter and four-year letterman for head coach Mike Riley. The right tackle was a 2008 Pac-10 First Team selection and was honored for his academic achievements by the conference four straight years. Levitre was a 2009 second round NFL Draft selection of the Buffalo Bills.
Haruguchi, from Fukuoka, Japan, leaves OSU as the school’s most decorated swimmer. She earned NCAA All-American honors 10 times and was the 200-butterfly national champion in 2008. She also holds numerous school records and competed in the 2008 Olympic Games for Japan.
A Conference Medal is awarded annually to each member institution’s outstanding senior male and female student-athlete based on the exhibition of the greatest combination of performance and achievement in scholarship, athletics and leadership.
Support Oregon State University Athletics by making your tax deductible donation to the Beaver Athletic Student Fund. For more information follow this link or call 541-737-2370. You can make an “everyday champion.” Follow Beaver Athletics on Twitter. Purchase football season tickets today for another exciting season.
Wed 10/26 | 7:00pm PTLive
Thu 10/27 | 2:00pm PTLive
Thu 10/27 | 5:00pm PTLive