Dec. 3, 2012
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. ---- Stephen Herring of the UAB football team has been named UAB Student-Athlete of the Week for his excellence in the classroom and on the field for the Green and Gold.
Herring, a senior from Anniston, Ala., recently completed his Blazer football career on Saturday, Nov. 24 at UCF. Herring saw action in all 12 games in 2012, both as a wide receiver and on special teams. He recorded three receptions for 31 yards this season.
In the classroom, Herring has been an excellent student, maintaining a 3.7 grade point average with a major in exercise science. Herring was named as a C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll recipient in both 2010 and 2011.