Bulldogs Celebrate 2012 Season

March 22, 2013

FRESNO, Calif. - The Fresno State football team celebrated its 2012 season and Mountain West championship Friday night at the Fresno Convention Center with the 2012 Football Awards Banquet.

The Bulldogs, who went 9-4 overall in 2012 and played in the Sheraton Hawai'i Bowl, received their championship rings from going 7-1 in their first season in the Mountain West to tie for the league championship.

The 22 seniors on the team were honored at the banquet and running back Robbie Rouse was named the Most Valuable Player for the second consecutive season.

Below is a complete listing of the awards presented Friday night:

Don Duncan Over Achiever Award: Tristan Okpalaugo

Directors Academic Award: Shawn Plummer

Dick Duncan Offensive Scout Team Player of the Year: Josh Quezada

Dick Duncan Defensive Scout Team Player of the Year: Matt Akers

Team Captain Award - Special Teams: Andrew Shapiro

Team Captain Award - Offense: Derek Carr and Robbie Rouse

Team Captain Award - Defense: Phillip Thomas and Jeremiah Toma

Most Valuable Player: Robbie Rouse

"Discover Fresno State Football" - 2013 Fresno State football season tickets are now on sale and can be ordered online at gobulldogs.com or over the phone at 559-278-DOGS (3647).