Mychal Kendricks Leads Cal Players Honored by Phil Steele at Midseason
Courtesy: Cal Athletics  
Release:  10/16/2009

Oct. 16, 2009

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CLEVELAND - Linebacker Mychal Kendricks was named a fourth-team All-American and added first-team All-Pac-10 recognition in Phil Steele's 2009 Midseason Awards announced Friday.

Kendricks was one of eight Golden Bears honored and the club's only first-team All-Pac-10 selection. Others recognized on one of the three All-Pac-10 teams were TB Jahvid Best (second-team), OT Mike Tepper (second-team), DL Tyson Alualu (second-team), LB Mike Mohamed (second-team), DB Syd'Quan Thompson (second-team), OL Mitchell Schwartz (third-team) and KR Shane Vereen (third-team).

Cal will play against UCLA at the Rose Bowl on this Saturday, Oct. 17 (12:30 p.m.) in a game to be televised live on ABC, before returning home to face Washington State for its next home game on Saturday, Oct. 24 (1:30 p.m.).

Fans can purchase tickets to the Washington State game as part of the Cal Football 3-Game Pack that includes tickets for the final three home contests of the 2009 season at a discounted price compared to single-game tickets. For only $120 (a savings of $33), fans will receive a game ticket in the reserved seating section to see the Golden Bears take on Washington State, Oregon State (Nov. 7) and Arizona (Nov. 14).

For more ticket information, visit or call (800) GO BEARS.