Monday Round-Up: What The Seahawks Did In The Community Over The Weekend

An overview of the many Seahawks-related community events from this past weekend.

Good afternoon, 12s.

Here's a look at what's "out there" for today — Monday, May 22 — about your Seattle Seahawks:

What Seahawks Did In The Community

Several Seahawks community events took place over the weekend across Seattle and surrounding areas. Here's an overview of what took place:

Cliff Avril Beat The Bridge

Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril and his foundation, the Cliff Avril Family Foundation, had a team in Nordstrom's 35th annual Beat the Bridge to Beat Diabetes run/walk for the third year in a row. Avril, who was joined by teammates such as Bobby Wagner, Michael Bennett and Will Pericak, raised $142,661 at the event, which raises funds for those impacted by Type 1 diabetes.

For a third year in a row, Seahawks defensive end Cliff Avril and his Cliff Avril Family Foundation put together a team for Nordstrom's 35th annual Beat the Bridge to Beat Diabetes run/walk to help raise funds for those impacted by Type 1 diabetes.

Bennett Foundation Dinner & Auction

The day before joining Avril for Beat the Bridge, Bennett hosted a dinner and auction in Bellevue to raise money to help fight childhood obesity.

Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett hosted a dinner and auction on Saturday, May 20 at El Gaucho in Bellevue, where support from the evening went toward The Bennett Foundation's fundraising efforts to help fight childhood obesity.

C.J. Prosise At Sea Hawkers Gala

On Saturday, C.J. Prosise was presented with the Rookie of the Year award by the Seahawks' official booster club, the Sea Hawkers.

The Sea Hawkers booster club, the official booster club of the Seattle Seahawks, presented running back C.J. Prosise with the Rookie of the Year award on Saturday, May 20 in downtown Bellevue.

Pacific Northwest Football Hall of Fame Luncheon

Several Seahawks were inducted at the Pacific Northwest Football Hall of Fame Luncheon last Friday.

CenturyLink Field hosted the Pacific Northwest Football Hall of Fame Luncheon on Friday, May 19, an event that included several Seahawks inductees, including former coach Jack Patera, players Dave Brown and Blair Bush, associate Corky Trewin, as well as a special salute to team owner Paul Allen.

Kids Club MVP Football Clinic

MVP members of the Seahawks' Junior 12s Kids Club participated in a football clinic at CenturyLink Field on Sunday.

MVP members of the Seahawks' Junior 12s Kids Club took part in a football clinic on Sunday, May 21 at CenturyLink Field. To learn more about Kids Club, head to Seahawks.com/KidsClub.

Tweet Of The Day

Today's "Tweet of the Day" comes from Virginia Tech football, who shared Seahawks secondary coach Nick Sorensen's mic'd up video from rookie minicamp practice:

More From Around The Web

Here's how the Seahawks roster currently sits following rookie minicamp. 

ESPN's Sheil Kapadia wrote about Tyrone Swoopes' transition from being a college quarterback at Texas to an NFL tight end.

The Seattle Times polled readers on who they think will be the Seahawks' comeback player of the year in 2017.

Finally, tickets for CenturyLink Field's Fantasy Football Draft experience are officially on sale. 

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