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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.

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