Six Area Bucknell Athletes Make Academic Honors Lists
Jul 29, 2015 06:26AM
● By Kevin
Three-hundred twelve Bucknell University student-athletes earned Dean’s List honors for the 2015 spring semester. Students must earn at least a 3.50 grade-point average (on a 4.0 scale) for selection to the Dean’s List.
Included among the student-athletes on the Dean’s List last semester were 35 student-athletes earning perfect 4.0 averages.
In addition, 295 spring sport student-athletes were named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll this past semester. To earn Honor Roll recognition, a student-athlete must achieve a grade-point average of 3.20 or better during the semester of competition.
Twenty-six of Bucknell’s 27 varsity sport programs achieved a team grade-point average of 3.0 or higher for the 2015 spring semester. The soccer team led all men’s sports with a 3.43 semester GPA, while the women’s cross country squad posted the highest GPA of all of BU’s sports with a 3.66 team average.
Bucknell (enrollment 3,500) competes in NCAA Division I (Division I FCS for football) as a member of the Patriot League.
The following list features area student-athletes who achieved Dean’s List (DL) and/or Patriot League Academic Honor Roll (HR) status for the spring semester of the 2014-15 academic year.
Caroline Bixby, Fr., Women’s Rowing, Undeclared (Carlisle), Honor Roll, Dean's List
Amber McDonnell, So., Women’s Swimming & Diving, Theater (Hempfield), Honor Roll, Dean's List
Andrew Andreychik, Jr., Baseball, Political Science (Danville Area), Honor Roll
Alison Billas, Jr., Women’s Track & Field, Animal Behavior (Danville Area), Honor Roll, Dean's List
Vikram Shenoy, Jr., Football, Anthropology (Trinity), Honor Roll, Dean's List
Maria Cioffi, Jr., Women’s Tennis, Mathematics (South Williamsport), Honor Roll, Dean's List
Information provided by Bucknell University Athletics. For the full list, click here.