Lehman to Receive Iba Citizenship Award


Tom Lehman_HSTom Lehmans ever-present sense of generosity will be recognized this Monday, as the 42-year-old is to receive the Henry P. Iba Citizen Athlete Award.
Lehman, who serves as host for Daytons Challenge, a Minneapolis-based charity event that raises money for the Childrens Cancer Research Fund, will be this years male recipient of the award, which is given annually to one male and one female athlete who exemplify high degrees of citizenship.
The female recipient this year will be Olympic gymnast Amy Chow.
Henry P. Iba was a Hall of Fame basketball coach from Oklahoma State University who held strong ideals of giving outside of the realm of sports.
This year marks the eighth edition of the award. It will be presented to Lehman and Chow at the Rotary Club in Tulsa, Okla., near the site of the weeks United States Open Championship at Southern Hills.
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