Elle McCord Named To SEC Community Service Team
Nov. 30, 2016

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. --- Georgia senior Elle McCord earned a spot on the SEC Community Service team for the second year in a row, as announced by the conference on Wednesday.

Through her four years in Athens, McCord has worked with numerous organizations on campus and in the Athens community. The Newnan, Georgia, native has served as a representative on SAAC since 2013 and spent time as the committee’s marketing chair. McCord had an active part in helping with the “End It” and “No More” campaigns put forth from the student-athletes.

She has been actively involved with groups such as Relay for Life and Special Olympics. McCord helped organize the Relay for Life Date Auction and serves on its Athletic Recruitment Board Committee. She attends the annual Special Olympics Prom and spends times with the children at the Special Olympics Home Runs for Hometown Rivals Baseball Game.

McCord has worked with Athens Stomp Poverty, a program designed to help impoverished families in the Athens-Clarke County area with groceries, housing maintenance and social time. She has also worked with Jam Quest Hoops, a program that helps with children in Kenya by raising money and awareness through basketball.

She is a part of the UGA’s LEAD Society, Honor Society and an inductee to the Delta Epsilon Iota Honor Society, Golden Key Honor Society and Sigma Alpha Lambda Honor Society. McCord has been named to the Athletic Department’s Honor Roll five times as well as the SEC Fall Honor Roll.

The SEC sponsors Community Service Teams for all 21 league sponsored sports. The Community Service Team looks to highlight an athlete from each school who gives back to their community in superior service efforts.

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