May 25, 2012
AUBURN - Auburn junior golfer David Zickler was named to the Southeastern Conference Community Service Team, the conference announced on Friday. This is the second time Zickler has received this honor.
Zickler served as the men's golf representative on the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), as well as assisting with the planning of and coordination of Student-Athlete Day and SAAC's annual Toys of Tots toy drive. In addition, the Florence, Ala., native participates annually in the SEC's Together We Can Food Drive.
Zickler also reads annually to Kindergarten students at Auburn Early Education Center while also visiting Cary Woods Elementary School during Read Across America week, to help get students excited about reading. On Halloween, Zickler participated in the City of Auburn's annual Downtown Trick or Treat Event, an alternative to trick or treating for Auburn city residents, where he passed out candy, took pictures and signed autographs.
He was also named a Top Tiger for the past three seasons at the Auburn Athletics Department's second-annual "AUSPY Awards", honoring the top athletic and academic achievements by Auburn student-athletes during the 2011-12 academic year.