BOCA RATON, Fla. -
Florida Atlantic University’s student-athletes have posted above a 3.0 grade point average for the fifth-consecutive semester following the release of grades from Fall 2017.
Once again our student-athletes have accepted our challenge to achieve academic excellence by earning above a 3.0 GPA for the semester,” Eric Coleman, FAU’s Director Student-Athlete Center for Academic Excellence & Associate Athletic Director. “It started as department goal, but now after five-consecutive semesters it’s become the expectation.”
The overall department GPA was a 3.031. Seven of the eight men’s teams recorded above a 3.0. men’s cross country posted the highest with a 3.238, edging out men’s tennis by 0.002 percentage points for the honor.
On the women’s side, 10 of the 11 teams recorded above a 3.0 GPA with the golf team taking the top honor with a team GPA of 3.536.
President’s List honors, a 4.0 GPA, were bestowed to 19 student-athletes (six male and 13 female), and 33 students achieved Dean’s List recognition. The Dean’s List is comprised of the top 10 percent of students enrolled in the college.
The honorees are listed below by sport. Those with an asterisk made the Dean’s List, and # denotes President’s List. Overall, 250 earned a 3.0 or above GPA, while 19 scored a perfect 4.0.
Baseball (22): Kevin Abraham, Weston Clemente, Vince Coletti, Jared DeSantolo *, Matt Harris, Gunnar Lambert, Austin Langham, Kyle Marman, Killian McCray *, Chris Moore, Mark Nowatnick, Dylan O’Connell, Pedro Pages, Jordan Poore, Nick Prather, Mariano Ricciardi, Steven Revilla, Eric Rivera, Blake Sanderson, Andru Summerall, Nick Swan, Cody Wilson
Beach Volleyball (14): Jazmine Barker, Erica Brok, Johannah Cummines *#, Ashlan Cunningham, Kaila Dorish, Lauren Galinis, Sam Gott, Jessalyn Kinlaw, Megan McGrath, Candace Lacour, Mackenzie Morris *, Brittany Pellitteri, Carly Scarbrough *#, Mazarine Tsuji
Cheer (14): Grace Abrams, Karina Cruz, Alanna Conklin, Shannon Diesel, Kristin Evely, Sydney Kramer, Alexa Laster, Antonia Meizinger, Elizabeth Mitchell, Marisa Paglino, Morgan Sisome, Karina Smith, Taylor Szozda, Sierra Tyska
Football (29): Ernest Bagner, Reggie Bain, Bryan Beck, Jacoby Blackmon *, Jack Breshears, Harrison Bryant, James Brunson, Dante Cousart, Jason Driskel, Roman Fernandez, Kris Harris, Jordan Helm, Greg Joseph, Chase Lasater, Jake Lassiter, Steven Leggett, Kevin McCrary, Conor Miller, Matt Murphy, Haiden Nagel, Logan Peterson, Ryan Rickel, Landon Scheer *, Hunter Snyder, Andrew Soroh *, Jake Stoshak, Cameron Syblis, Raekwon Williams, Antonyo Woods
Men’s Soccer (20): Luis Aranzazu, Rafael Arcila, Daniel Bergholm, Alvaro Campuzano, Tino Eugene, Harrison Fuster, Nikolas Gomez, Felix Halle Smith, Hagay Jalon, Julius Kroger, Aaron Laranetto, Landon Lupo, Owen McCorkle, Matthew McLennon, Cameron Neal, Mehdi Rachidi, Daniel Ragoo, Oscar Salas, Immanuel Sierck, Christian Williams
Men’s Swimming and Diving (14): Phillip Crouch III, Skyler Hamilton, Connor Hodges *, Juan Imposimato, Reilly MaGuire, Matthew Menendez, Miles Miller, Alex Phlegar, Michael Rahrig, Connor Smoak, Aaron Spence, Shawn String, Cole Wisecarver, Jason Woodburn
Softball (17): Tatum Buckley, Kaitlyn Burke, Fayth Davis, Christina Deibel, Katie Flanagan, Sloan Hammons, Caitlin Hogue, Ashlyn Katz, Kara Lokeinsky, Alex Miller *#, Kelsey Morrison, Mia Olson, Madisyn Palmer, Amanda Peck *, Carolyn Rosa, Lauren Whitt, Sami Williams
Women’s Cross Country/Indoor and Outdoor Track and Field (20): Berneta Boldin, Sophia Clark, Angelique Francois, Roshelle Francois, Johanna Freeman, Megan Giovanniello, Morgan Graff *#, Kali Hazera, Ana Holland, Mikaela Jonsson, Erika Mares, Crystal McDougle, Kelsey Meltzer, Vershae Quinn, Alessa Sandusky, Christina Schultz, Frida Thorsas, Assata Trader, Anne-Catherine Wasser *#, Liz Wellman
Women’s Soccer (23): Asta Arnadottir, Marli Batiste, Ebba Blomqvist *, Madison Caldwell *, Lucy Carter, Mimi Godoy, Tiril Haga, Mary Hasler, Kelly Harris, Emma Jacobs *#, Amanda Karabin, Sammy Lujan *, Alex Maxson*#, Alex Mastrobuono *#, Jessica Monteiro, Mary O’Hara, Maddie Pung, Abby Ribas, Meredith Roberts, Sammy Rowland, Sammy Vitols, Brianna Waggoner, Maddie Winch
Women’s Swimming and Diving (25): Spence Atkins, Rebecca Battles, Malvina Catalano Gonzaga, Natalie Clausen, Alexis DeLisle, Melanie Doan, Victoria Ellwood, Kyleigh Firman, Danica Garbett, Bailey Grabenhorst, Holly Hopson, Ashlyn Hunt, Brooke Johnson, Devon Mark *#, Abigail Marshall, Kathleen Mulligan, Lydia Musleh *, Haley O’Meara, Madison Rizzo, Megan Reuter, Savannah Sawyers, Allyson Schwarz, Kara Wilkins, Kelsey Witkay, Danielle Zacharias
Volleyball (15): Alex Cardona, Gabrielle Dixon *#, Cailea Gibbs, Emily Hise, Sigourney Kame, Nikki Lakman, Ivone Martinez, Mimi Marion, Sydney Nemtuda, Abbi Reid, Sydney Riggs *, Zuri Smith, Kristi Tekavec, Kori Varney, Jordan Yauch