Alexis Serna Awarded an Athletic Scholarship

Nov. 23, 2004

Corvallis, Ore. - Oregon State University redshirt-freshman placekicker Alexis Serna has been awarded an athletic scholarship, Beaver head coach Mike Riley announced Tuesday.

Serna, from Fontana, Calif., has made 16 of 17 field goal attempts this season and is a semi-finalist for the Lou Groza Award (top kicker). His 94.1 percentage leads the Pacific-10 Conference as does his 1.6 made kicks per game (tied for 9th in NCAA). He has been selected the Conference's Player of the Week twice for his 5-for-5 (OSU record) efforts at Washington and last Saturday at home against Oregon.

Serna has scored a total of 72 points this season, adding 24 via point after touchdowns.