Sports

SFU’s Durant takes home another award

SFU wide receiver Lemar Durant - COURTESY OF SFU
SFU wide receiver Lemar Durant
— image credit: COURTESY OF SFU

Lemar Durant’s trophy case got a little more crowded last week.

The Simon Fraser University Clan wide receiver was named to the Super Region Three first team all stars for his remarkable efforts this season.

The former Centennial Centaur hauled in 82 receptions for 1,227 yards and scored 16 touchdowns, the longest of which was for 73 yards.

He also tied the Great Northwest Athletic Conference record for more touchdowns in a game when he scored four on the road against Dixie State last month. He is the only GNAC player to be named to the Super Region Three first team. Nationally, Durant finished third overall in the NCAA in receiving yards per game, sixth in receptions per game, third in total receiving yards and 14th in scoring.

This season the Coquitlam athlete was named to the GNAC All-Conference first team and division Newcomer-of-the-year. He was also Simon Fraser’s most valuable player for the season.

sports@tricitynews.com

 

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Coquitlam Express take down visiting Vipers
 
Tough finish for Tri-City high school hoop clubs
 
Craig Orr retires from helm at Watershed Watch
Ryan Kesler escapes NHL hearing for Dorsett head shot (VIDEO)
 
Standalone cat shelter pitched by Langley Animal Protection Society
 
Ukrainian New Year Celebrated in Aldergrove
Salmonbellies schedule set
 
Spartans on verge of clinching top spot
 
Didur doing the job for Rivermen

Community Events, January 2015

Add an Event




Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Jan 28 edition online now. Browse the archives.