June 25, 2009

84 Athletes Named to PBC Presidential Honor Roll

AUGUSTA, GA -- The Peach Belt Conference has announced that 832 student-athletes have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll from the league office in Augusta, including 84 athletes from North Georgia College & State University.

For the second straight year, the honor roll has been divided into four groups: Presidential Scholars, Bronze Scholars, Silver Scholars and Gold Scholars. All student-athletes with a GPA of 3.00 to 3.24 are Presidential Scholars, while Bronze Scholars are 3.25 to 3.49; Silver 3.50 to 3.74 and the Gold scholars are those with a 3.75 to 4.00 GPA.

The 836 student-athletes honored is an increase of 57 from last season’s total. Each student-athlete will receive a certificate from the conference office.

Gold Scholars: Courtney Cantrell, Ethan Hopkins, William Maxwell, Beatrice Nelligan, Ross Book, Anders Oster, Chris Aiken, Sam Moore, Josh Kerzie, Kaelin Farrington, Jessica Skeels, Lauren Hughes, Victoria Kostecki. Silver Scholars: Christopher Lee, Jordan Erisman, Brandon Garcia, Brad Hall, Nick White, Patrick Moynihan, Santiago Pinzon-Garcia, Danny Aguilon, Kelly Martin, Lauren Schenk, Delana Thomas, Emmy Lawalin, Syretha Marble. Bronze Scholars: Kyle Ashcroft, Charles Buesse, Dillon Bowers, Savannah Bryce, Alex Kenna, Zakary Loggins, Meghan Riggin, Grant Patrick, Casera Sparks, Craig Brisson, Cody Clickner, Tyler Musselwhite, Nick Palmer, Logan Sharett, Mark Thomas, Davy Wallach, Anthony Rowe, Ben Chedgy, Clay Davis, Luciano Neto, Adrien Saulais, Caroline Bower, Hilary Cox, Kasey Knight, Sarah Phillips, Trisha Snider, Kim Stercay, Lindsey Kitchens, Danielle Seely, Meredith Cash, Danielle Brannan, Emily Hughes, Rachel Peckham, Becca Valentine, Kelsey Webb. Presidential Scholars: Loren Blake, Candace Chumley, Clare Madrid, Teale Marchette, Tyler Mattix, Katie Vance, Jesse Coxwell, Garrett Lussi, John Overton, Ben Ellgass, Caleb Turner, Nicole Adkison, Ansley Anderson, Kayla Martin, Ari’Elle Durham, Meredith Montgomery, Alyssa Stokes, Velina Boteva, Maria Dreaden, Natalie Douglass, Brittany Bauschka, Sara Kate Rogers, Katie Turner.

North Georgia had 17 Peach Belt All-Conference performers in 2008-09, while three athletes earned First-Team All-American honors.