Academic Excellence

90 Blue Raider Athletes Earn Dean's List Honors for Spring 2016

photoThe Student-Athlete Enhancement Center announces 90 Blue Raiders to earn Dean's List honors for their academic effort during the spring semester. 30 student-athletes earned a perfect 4.0. The Dean's List requires a GPA of 3.5 or better. Men’s baseball led the group with 15 student-athletes, football had 12 and women’s track and field followed with 11 student-athletes, all earning Dean's List status. Overall, 174 student-athletes had over a 3.0 GPA.

Baseball (15)

Shane Connahan, Austin Dennis, Riley Delgado (4.0), Kevin Dupree (4.0), Darrell Freeman (4.0), Nate Hoffman, Drew Huff, Carson Lester, Manuel Lopez, Tanner McDivitt, Garrett Ring (4.0), Vaughn Shapen, Austin Sistrunk (4.0), Caleb Smith, and Andy Wright

Men's Basketball (3)

Perrin Buford, Chase Miller, and Nathaniel Potts

Women's Basketball (3)

Jordan Majors, Tianna Porter, and Abbey Sissom

Football (12)

Peter Bailey, Jim Cardwell, Jordan Frost-Dixon, Kory Lamberts-Livingston, Jack Mitchell, Jovante Moffatt, Canon Rooker, Brent Stockstill (4.0), Tristan Walker (4.0), Charvarius Ward, Ty Watkins, and William Wilson

photoMen's Golf (4)

James Beckner (4.0), Drake Duncan, Graham Gosselin, and Connor Slane

Women's Golf (3)

Samantha Gotcher (4.0), Hanley Long (4.0), and Emily Miller (4.0)

Men's Track & Field/Cross Country (3)

John Ampomah, Alden Dixon (4.0), and Sampson Laari

Women's Track & Field/Cross Country (11)

Atarah Abdullah-Muhammad, Agnes Abu, Janet Amponsah, Susan Aneno (4.0), Elizabeth Dadzie, India Hammond, Jessica Howell, Shaina Johnson (4.0), Sharon Kibiwott, Rachel Kigen, and Hannah Maina

Soccer (8)

Abigail Brown, Cameron Cox (4.0), Brianna Jasenak (4.0), Emily Jorgenson (4.0),   Jessica Steen (4.0), Grace Stewart, Grace Summers (4.0), and Judith Verdauger

Softball (6)

Kelci Cheney (4.0), Megan Griffith, Payton Grove, Lauren Riddell, Pattie Taylor,         and Kristin Uselton (4.0)

photoMen's Tennis (6)

Gonzalo Morell Raschiatore, Luis Morillo-Diaz (4.0), Miguel Negre Fernandez, Jacob Pugh, Robin Riethmueller, and Dima Zyhmantovich

Women's Tennis (6)

Madeleine Brooks (4.0), Jesse Grace (4.0), Brittany Huxley (4.0), Sarah Sediri (4.0),    Guilia Squadrin (4.0), and Luisa Zirilli

Volleyball (3)

Delaney Gallagher, Miri Shade, and Sloan Sullivan  
 

Women's Tennis and Men's Golf Take GPA Honors for Spring 2016

Women’s tennis led all teams by earning a 3.558 GPA for the Spring 2016 semester. Honorable mention goes to women’s golf for posting a 3.4 GPA, and women’s track and field with a 3.339 GPA. For the men, men’s golf earned a 3.367 GPA. Honorable mention goes to men's tennis with a 3.362, and baseball with a 3.263 GPA.