Gators tie Vanderbilt with record 37 football players on SEC academic honor roll
Florida and Vanderbilt each had a league-high 37 football players on the winter SEC Academic Honor roll, surpassing Florida's previous high of 26 in 2004, the league office announced today. In all, 53 UF athletes were named to the honor roll including three students with 4.0 GPA's: Kelsey Bowers (volleyball), Robert Kane (football) and Megan Kerns (soccer).
The 2008-09 SEC winter Academic Honor Roll is based on grades from the 2008 spring, summer and fall terms. To be recognized, each student-athlete must have a GPA of 3.00 for either the preceding academic year or have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or above; be on scholarship, a letterwinner or have participated on a varsity team
for two years if non-scholarship; have completed 24 semester hours of
non-remedial credit and have been a member of the varsity team for the sport’s entire NCAA championship segment.
Here is the full list:
Lamar Abel, So., Civil Engineering; Jim Barrie, Jr., Political Science;
Brendan Beal, So. Finance; John Brantley, So., Sport Management; Jeremy Brown, So., Social & Behavioral Sciences; Vincent Brown, So., Family, Youth and Community Sciences; Tate Casey. Sr. Recreation Programming; Jamaal Deveaux. Sr., Anthropology; John Fairbanks, Jr., History; Brandon Frazier, Jr., Agribusiness Management & Marketing;
Andrew Fritze, Sr., Exercise Physiology; Marquis Hannah, Jr., Criminology; Chas Henry, So., Sport Management; Aaron Hernandez, So., Sociology; Bill Hiers, Sr., History; Corey Hobbs, Jr., Criminology; Reginald Hopkins, Jr., Criminology; Janoris Jenkins, Fr., Social & Behavioral Sciences; Moses Jenkins, So., Family, Youth & Community Sciences; Bobby Kane, Sr., Criminology; Levi Leigh, Sr., Fitness/Wellness; Duke Lemmens, So., Sport Management; Ean McQuay, So., Business Management; Kestahn Moore, Sr., Sport Management; Jonathan Phillips, Sr., Real Estate (graduate school); Chris Pintado, Jr., Finance; Shawn Schmieder, So., Biology;
James Smith, Sr., Entrepreneurship (graduate school); Joseph Sorrentino, Sr., Exercise Physiology; Caleb Sturgis, So., Social & Behavioral Sciences; Tim Tebow, Jr., Family, Youth and Community
Sciences; Justin Trattou, So., Sport Management; Phil Trautwein, Sr., Educational Leadership (graduate school); Jason Watkins, Sr., Family, Youth and Community Sciences; Mike Williamson, Sr., Building Construction; Paul Wilson, So., Sociology; Major Wright, So., Social & Behavioral Sciences.
Meghan Berlingo, So., Psychology; Jessica Eicken, Jr. Sport Management; Caitlin Howard, Jr., Journalism; Lauren Hyde, Jr., Sport Management; Megan Kerns. Sr., Exercise Physiology; Angela Napolitano, Jr., Advertising; Vanessa Rangel, Jr., Accounting; Liz Ruberry, Sr., Community Health; Jenny Taylor, Jr., Advertising.
Kelsey Bowers, Sr., Public Relations; Christina Diaz, Sr., Health Promotion; Erin Fleming, So., Recreation & Event Management;
Kristy Jaeckel, So., Sport Management; Kristina Johnson, Sr., Family, Youth and Community Sciences; Callie Rivers, So., Telecommunications- News.