• Student-Athlete Enhancement Center
    A Division of Student Affairs
  • Student-Athlete Enhancement Center
    A Division of Student Affairs
  • Student-Athlete Enhancement Center
    A Division of Student Affairs
  • Student-Athlete Enhancement Center
    A Division of Student Affairs
  • Student-Athlete Enhancement Center
    A Division of Student Affairs
  • Student-Athlete Enhancement Center
    A Division of Student Affairs

Academic Excellence

98 Blue Raider Athletes Earn Dean's List Honors for Spring 2015

MTSU TennisThe Student-Athlete Enhancement Center announces 98 Blue Raiders to earn Dean's List honors for their academic effort during the spring semester. 37 student-athletes earned a perfect 4.0. The Dean's List requires a GPA of 3.5 or better. Women's soccer led the group with 16 student-athletes, and baseball and football followed with 14 student-athletes each, all earning Dean's List status. Overall, 170 student-athletes had over a 3.0 GPA.

  • Baseball (14):  Aaron Aucker, Austin Bryant, Benjamin Cash, Shane Connahan, Kevin Dupree, Jake Ellison, Nathan Foriest, Brad Jearreau (4.0), Phillip Kunsa, Hank LaRue (4.0), Tanner McDivitt, Connor Moss (4.0), Austin Norrell, and Caleb Smith
  • Men's Basketball (2): Edward Simpson, and Marcus Tarrance
  • Women’s Basketball (3): Hannah Preservati, Mackenzie Sells (4.0), and Abbey Sissom
  • Football (14): O’Shae Bridges, James Cardwell, Kyle Coombes, Leighton Gasque (4.0), Maxwell Linder, Justin Lloyd, Trevor Owens, Jordan Parker, Canon Rooker (4.0), Jonah Sells (4.0), Patrick Stewart, Brent Stockstill, Xavier Walker, and William Wilson
  • Men’s Golf (4):Payne Denman, Drake Duncan, Brett Patterson (4.0), and Connor Slane (4.0)
  • Women’s Golf (6): Jenna Burris, Haley Cothran (4.0), Maddie Denton (4.0), Samantha Gotcher (4.0), Allie Knight, and Lacie York
  • Men’s Track & Field/Cross Country (4): Kyle Lutz, Peter Okwera (4.0), Demitrius Shelton, and Phillip Smith (4.0)
  • MTSU FootballWomen’s Track & Field/Cross Country (8): Atarah Abdullah-Muhammad, Qetuwrah Abdullah-Muhammad (4.0), Rhema Cheruiyot, Taylor Day, India Hammond, Lucy Kapkiai (4.0), Josephine Kiptebeny, and Christal Wilson (4.0)
  • Soccer (16): Amalie Anderdal, Kelsey Branstetter (4.0), Kelsey Brouwer (4.0), Cameron Cox (4.0), Alexis Gonzalez, Victoria Hawkins (4.0), Brianna Jasenak, Emily Jorgenson, Taylor Kirk, Kelsie Roberts (4.0), Ashley Roth (4.0), Katinka Stenberg (4.0), Grace Stewart, Grace Summers, Paige Terlizzi (4.0), and Kristina Turner
  • Softball (7): Kelci Cheney (4.0), Megan Griffith, Morgan Harris (4.0), Caitlin McClure, Samantha Nieves, Lauren Riddell (4.0), and Kristin Uselton (4.0)
  • Men’ Tennis (5): Yannick Born, Benjamin Davis (4.0), Miguel Negre Fernandez (4.0), Ettore Zito, and Dzmitry Zyhmantovich (4.0)
  • Women’s Tennis (6): Nayara DeMoraes, Jesse Grace (4.0), Brittany Huxley, Flavia Nagayama, Giulia Squadrin (4.0), and Tiffany Okpoho William
  • Volleyball (3): Ailime deFreitas, Jazmyne Johnson, and Bridget Keller

Women's Soccer and Men's Tennis Take GPA Honors for Spring 2015

Men’s tennis led all teams by earning a 3.550 GPA for the Spring 2015 semester. Honorable mention goes to baseball for posting a 3.235 GPA, and men’s golf with a 3.124 GPA. For the women, soccer earned a 3.503 GPA. Honorable mention goes to women's golf with a 3.471, women’s tennis with a 3.436 GPA, and women’s cross country with a 3.36 GPA.