Seggern Named to Community Service Team

Chelsea Seggern – Lady Vols / Credit: UT Athletics

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Lady Vol senior Chelsea Seggern has been named to the 2021 SEC Softball Community Service Team, the league office announced Wednesday.

The Community Service Team highlights student-athletes from each school that give back to their community in superior service efforts.

Seggern is a silver medallion recipient with over 175 hours of community service during her time on Rocky Top. The Thrall, Texas, native has spent hours visiting and spending time with children at the East Tennessee Children’s Hospital. Her volunteering at the hospital has included spending time with kids during treatment, but also helping nurses clean and sanitize rooms and providing them with any resources they need.

She has also served as a mentor for the Vols HELP (healthy eating, living and playing) program at Pond Gap Elementary School, while also being involved with the annual Voloween, community holiday meal and Martin Luther King Jr. Day March.

Seggern is majoring in kinesiology with a minor in biological sciences. She has been named a 2017 and 2018 Easton/NFCA Scholar-Athlete, landed on the 2016-17 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll and has been on multiple SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll listings.

In 2019, Seggern was named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District 3 Team and to the SEC Community Service Team. She was also named a Chancellor’s Honors Award winner for Extraordinary Academic Achievement.

-UT Athletics