The Dudley Award, named after former Virginia running back Bill Dudley, is presented annually by the Richmond Times-Dispatch to honor the top NCAA football player in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Winners of the Dudley Award
Year Player School Position
1990 Shawn Moore Virginia QB
1991 Matt Blundin
1992 Cary Perkins Emory & Henry QB
1993 Jim Pyne Virginia Tech OL
1994 Mike Frederick Virginia DE
1995 Cornell Brown Virginia Tech
1996 Tiki Barber Virginia HB
1997 Anthony Poindexter S
1998 Marc Megna Richmond DT
1999 Corey Moore Virginia Tech DE
2000 Lee Suggs[1] RB
2001 Billy McMullen Virginia WR
2002 Lee Suggs[2] Virginia Tech RB
2003 Kevin Jones[3] RB
2004 Bryan Randall[4] QB
2005 Darryl Tapp[5] DE
2006 Vince Hall[6] LB
2007 Chris Long Virginia DE
2008 Rodney Landers[7] James Madison QB
2009 Cody Grimm[8] Virginia Tech LB
2010 Tyrod Taylor[9] QB
2011 David Wilson[10] RB
2012 Taylor Heinicke Old Dominion QB
2013 Stephon Robertson[11] James Madison LB
2014 Vad Lee[12] QB
2015
2016 Bryan Schor[13] QB
2017 Micah Kiser[14] Virginia LB
2018 Bryce Perkins QB
2019
2020 Malik Willis[15] Liberty QB
2021 Brennan Armstrong[16] Virginia QB

Notes

  1. ^ "Suggs Wins Dudley Award". hokiesports.com. 2000-11-26.
  2. ^ "Suggs Makes History". hokiesports.com. 2002-12-16.
  3. ^ "Jones Named Dudley Award Winner". hokiesports.com. 2003-11-29.
  4. ^ "Randall Named Dudley Award Winner". hokiesports.com. 2004-12-08.
  5. ^ "Tapp Wins Dudley Award". hokiesports.com. 2005-12-08.
  6. ^ "Hall wins Dudley Award". hokiesports.com. 2006-12-06.
  7. ^ White, Jeff (2008-12-12). "JMU's Landers wins Dudley Award". Richmond Times-Dispatch.[permanent dead link]
  8. ^ "Grimm wins Dudley Award". hokiesports.com. 2009-12-08.
  9. ^ "Taylor wins Dudley Award". hokiesports.com. 2010-12-07.
  10. ^ "Wilson wins Dudley Award". techsideline.com. 2011-12-08.
  11. ^ "JMU linebacker Stephon Robertson wins Dudley Award\". Virginian-Pilot. Retrieved 3 February 2019.
  12. ^ "JMU quarterback Vad Lee wins 2nd straight Dudley Award". wtvr.com. 10 December 2015. Retrieved 3 February 2019.
  13. ^ "Monday's "360": JMU QB Schor wins state Dudley Award". dailypress.com. Retrieved 3 February 2019.
  14. ^ "Congrats to @kiser_rollin on being named the 2017 Dudley Award winner as the top college player for the state of Virginia". twitter.com. 10 December 2017. Retrieved 3 February 2019.
  15. ^ Phillips, Michael. "Liberty's Malik Willis wins Dudley award, a first for the school; R-MC's Presley Egbers wins Lanier award". Richmond.com. Retrieved 25 April 2021.
  16. ^ Newton, Matt. "Brennan Armstrong Wins 2021 Dudley Award". SI.com. Retrieved 1 February 2022.