Student athletes honoured at annual UQ Blues Awards

6 Nov 2017

UQ Blues Awards Three BEL student athletes have joined the ranks of the sporting elite after receiving a UQ Blue – The University of Queensland’s highest sporting honour – at the 2017 UQ Blues Awards Dinner.

Since 1912, Blues and Half Blues awards have been presented to UQ students in recognition of outstanding sporting achievements, and for enhancing the reputation of university sport.

A total of 29 UQ students received awards at the gala event, with 21 Half Blues also bestowed to outstanding athletes. Six BEL students were among the 21 Half Blues recipients.