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Grant Morgan Named 2021 Burlsworth Trophy Winner Morgan Chosen by Burlsworth Trophy Selection Committee BENTONVILLE, Ark., Dec. 6, 2021 – Monday, Grant Morgan was named the twelfth winner of the Burlsworth Trophy at a ceremony held at Crystal Bridges Museum. The award is given to the nation’s most outstanding player who began his career as...
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Top Three Finalists Announced for Burlsworth Trophy Winner to be named on December 6   FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., Nov. 16, 2021 – The three finalists for the 12th annual Burlsworth Trophy have been selected and include Troy University Linebacker Carlton Martial, University of Arkansas Linebacker Grant Morgan and University of Georgia Quarterback Stetson Bennett. A total...
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Burlsworth Trophy Announces Semi-Finalists     FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., Nov. 9, 2021 – Today, the Burlsworth Trophy selection committee announces the top 10 semi-finalists for the 2021 award. The Burlsworth Trophy is awarded to the most outstanding football player in America who began his career as a walk-on. Brandon Burlsworth’s life is also the subject of...
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Burlsworth Trophy Announces Nominees Trophy honors most outstanding Walk-On for twelfth year   FAYETTEVILLE, AR, Nov. 2, 2021 – Today, the Burlsworth Trophy announced 89 players nominated from Division 1 (FBS) schools from across the country for the 2021 Burlsworth Trophy. In the award’s twelfth year, the Trophy is named in honor of Brandon Burlsworth,...
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Jimmy Morrissey Named 2020 Burlsworth Trophy Winner Morrissey Chosen by Burlsworth Trophy Selection Committee   SPRINGDALE, Ark., Jan. 4, 2020 – Monday, Pittsburgh’s Jimmy Morrissey was named the eleventh winner of the Burlsworth Trophy at an online ceremony.   The award is given to the nation’s most outstanding player who began his career as a...
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Stream Link Announced for Burlsworth Trophy Ceremony Winner to be named virtually on Monday, January 4     SPRINGDALE, Ark., Jan. 1, 2021 – The 3 finalists will be honored and the winner of the 2020 Burlsworth Trophy will be announced, virtually this year, on January 4th, beginning at noon CST. Of course, the three finalists...
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Contact: John Engleman, Mitchell Communications Group John.Engleman@mitchcommgroup.com 479-443-4673   Top Three Finalists Announced for Burlsworth Trophy Winner to be named on January 4   FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., Dec. 22, 2020 – The three finalists for the 11th annual Burlsworth Trophy have been selected and include BYU Wide Receiver Dax Milne, University of Arkansas Linebacker Grant Morgan and...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact: John Engleman, Mitchell Communications Group John.Engleman@mitchcommgroup.com 479-305-1665   Burlsworth Trophy Announces Semi-Finalists     FAYETTEVILLE, Ark., Dec. 15, 2020 – Today, the Burlsworth Trophy selection committee announces the top 10 semi-finalists for the 2020 award. The Burlsworth Trophy is awarded to the most outstanding football player in America who began...
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:   John Engleman, Mitchell John.Engleman@mitchcommgroup.com 479-316-7264   Burlsworth Trophy Announces Nominees Trophy honors most outstanding Walk-On for eleventh year   FAYETTEVILLE, AR, Dec. 8, 2020 – Today, the Burlsworth Trophy announced 67 players nominated from Division 1 (FBS) schools from across the country for the 2020 Burlsworth Trophy. In the award’s...
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Contact: John Engleman, Mitchell Communications Group John.Engleman@mitchcommgroup.com 479-305-1665       Kenny Willekes Named 2019 Burlsworth Trophy Winner Willekes Chosen by Burlsworth Trophy Selection Committee   SPRINGDALE, Ark., Dec. 9, 2019 – Monday, Michigan State’s Kenny Willekes was named tenth winner of the Burlsworth Trophy in Springdale, Ark. at a ceremony hosted by the Brandon...
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