Georgia Southern football player named a candidate for 2018 senior CLASS Award

GS Eagles running back Wesley Fields has been named a candidate for the 2018 Senior Class Award, which is given out every year to a student-athlete who has a positive impact on their community on and off the field. Fields is one of 30 candidates for this year's award. Midway through the season, the candidates will be narrowed down to 10 finalists and fans, media and coaches will vote for the winner.

Brendan Ward

A member of the Georgia Southern football team has been named a candidate for 2018 Celebrating Loyalty and Achievement for Staying in School Award.

GS running back Wesley Fields has been named a candidate for the 2018 Senior Class Award, which is given out every year to a student-athlete who has a positive impact on their community on and off the field.

To be nominated for the CLASS Award, athletes must be classified as an NCAA Division I FBS senior and show excellence in four categories:

  • Community
  • Classroom,
  • Character
  • Competition

Fields is one of 30 candidates for this year’s award. Midway through the season, the candidates will be narrowed down to 10 finalists and fans, media and coaches will vote for the winner.

The winner will be announced during football bowl season in early January.

The complete list of finalists includes:

Brendan Ward, The George-Anne Daily/Coverage Managing Editor, [email protected]