Michael Philipp Earns Freshman All-America Honors
Dec. 8, 2009
Corvallis, Ore. -
Oregon State University left tackle Michael Philipp has been named to the Phil Steele’s and College Football News.com Freshman All-America Teams.
Philipp, a 6-3 313-pound native of San Bernardino, Calif., has started all 12 games for the Beavers this season. He is the first true freshman offensive lineman to start a game at OSU since Keith DiDomenico started against USC and Oregon in 1997.
No. 16 Oregon State returns to the practice field Mon., Dec. 14 at 3 p.m. in preparation for the 18th annual MAACO Bowl Las Vegas Dec. 22, where the Beavers will play the No. 14 BYU Cougars. The Beavers will practice in Corvallis Dec. 14-18, before embarking for Las Vegas.
Oregon State is headed for a school record fourth straight bowl game when the Beavers play in the MAACO Bowl Las Vegas Dec. 22. Tickets are available now to 2009 Beaver season ticket holders by calling 1-800-GOBEAVS or online at osubeavers.com -- deadline to receive priority status is Dec. 9. Ticket orders for all Beaver fans is available now. MAACO Bowl Las Vegas tickets are $50 each and each order will have a $35 handling charge. Tickets will be shipped by Dec. 15 via UPS Next Day Air. All ticket orders will be allocated using Beaver Athletic Student Fund (BASF) order priority.