June 21, 2012

North Georgia Places 95 Student Athletes on PBC Honor Roll

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: David Beall,
jdbeall@northgeorgia.edu

DAHLONEGA, GA - The Peach Belt Conference has announced that a record 1,137 individuals have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll for the 2011-12 season, including 95 student athletes from North Georgia.

The Presidential Honor Roll recognizes all student-athletes at the 13 PBC member institutions who had a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the academic year.

The 95 student athletes from North Georgia is 20 more than the 75 from last year and eclipses the mark from the institution over the last four years.

The honor roll has been divided into four groups: Presidential Scholars, Bronze Scholars, Silver Scholars and Gold Scholars. All student-athletes with a GPA from 3.0 to 3.24 are Presidential Scholars while Bronze Scholars are 3.25 to 3.49; Silver 3.50 to 3.74 and Gold Scholars are those with a 3.75 to 4.00.

The 1,137 student-athletes surpasses the old record of 1,079 set in 2010-11 and gives the Peach Belt 1,000 or more honorees for the third year in a row.  Each student-athlete will receive a certificate from the conference office.

Gold Scholars: 

Kenny Bellavance, Jordan Erisman, Hunter McGilvray, Lindsey Moss, Matt Rochlin, Carlos Avendano, Milorad Bozickovic, Gray Phelps, Danielle Brannan, Emily Dover, Emily Hughes, Taylor Lee, Kelsey Martin, Megan Morrow, Leanne South, Callie Fernandez, Victoria St. Clair, Maria Casseres Romero. (18)

Silver Scholars:

Jacob Beauchamp, Dustin Carpenter, Cody Clickner, Wes Coberly, Cameron Crawford, Andrew Gordon, Derek Hooper, Travis Core, Stephanie Huffman, Morgan Blackwell, LeeAnn Noble, John Nicholson, Chris Tiller, Becca Bryan, Jamie Gleeson, Juan Hurtado, Malte Krapp, Alex Mohammed, Richard Westerfield, Payne Wright, Natalie Douglas, Jessica Estes, Becca Lee, Sara Kate Rogers, Lindsey Roles, Jessica Coan, Clayton Nedza, Brandon Sloan. (28)

Bronze Scholars:

Jesse Coxwell, Eric Hicks, Travis Naraine, Robby Goldsmith, Pat Moynihan, Jaymee Carnes, Howard Duffin, Casey Truelove, Wyndle Bates, Jesy Phelps, Rade Tanaskovic, Emily Bowen, Kayla Croom, Morgan Lamberth, Kelly Penston, Melanie Thompson, Krysten Connelly, Hilary Cox, Melissa Dickie, Katie Garrett, Pilar Harden, Sarah Johnson, Kaitlyn Seabolt, Mateus Camasmie. (24)

Presidential Scholars:

Nick Bader, Reeves Blankenship, Terrell Jones, Stephen Neidigh, Matt Smith, Eason Spivey, Tremayne Toorie, Chase Daniel, Taylor Guthrie, Jessica Howard, Jessica Trice, Will Brackett, Ben Jarrard, Abbey Gill, Luke Duncan, Gordon Glass, Whitley Dover, Cicely Taliaferro, Tiffanie Burns, Katherine Martin, Taylor Anne Merritt, Kayla Minger, Giovani Santos, Nela Handac, Natalia Escobar. (25)