Forty-nine Bulls student-athletes, including 11 football players, are among thousands formally graduating this weekend during spring commencement ceremonies across the USF System.
Collectively, Bulls student-athletes have achieved an annual GPA over 3.0 for a program-record eight consecutive semesters. More than 250 have graduated in the past three years, according to the school.
The latest collection of graduates includes four baseball and six softball players, who are competing out of town this weekend and were recognized during an informal ceremony prior to Tuesday night’s home baseball game.
All other graduates are participating in ceremonies at the Yuengling Center.
The latest graduates:
Baseball ― Dylan Burns, JD Dutka, Connor Eason, Garrett Zech
Men’s Basketball ― T.J. Lang, Nikola Scekic
Football ― Chris Barr, Josh Black, Jeffery Farrar, Kirk Livingstone, LaDarion McBride, Khalid McGee, Marcus Norman, Trent Shaw, Jake Stone, Davion Sutton, Mazzi Wilkins
Men’s Soccer ― Tomasz Skublak, Emilio Ycaza
Men’s Tennis ― Alberto Barroso-Campos
Men’s Track ― David Bell, Bruce Robinson
Women’s Basketball ― Kitija Laksa
Women’s Cross Country/Track ― Yaranel Abreu, Magdalena Ford, Keschel Hernandez, Brianna Rischar, Madison Stahler
Women’s Golf ― Maria “Nani” Merchan, Sophie Stone, Natalia Villavicencio
Women’s Sailing ― Darby Capellin, Shani Scwartz, Rachel Yannelli
Softball ― Macy Cook, Lindsey Devitt, Nicole Doyle, Cheyenne Eggens, Mia Fung, Aubrey Ledbetter
Women’s Soccer ― Kelli Burney
Women’s Tennis ― Nicole Dzenga, Vanja Klaric, Ana Roman Dominguez
Women’s Track ― Chelsea Francis, Kaytlyn Gill, Frances Rice, Kennedy Shank
Volleyball ― Briana Stowell