GW Has 88 Student-Athletes Named to A-10 Honor Roll
Bi-Annual List Recognizes Athletes With a Minimum 3.5 Semester GPA
Feb. 24, 2010
WASHINGTON, DC -
A total of 88 student-athletes from The George Washington University have made the Atlantic 10 Commissioner's Honor Roll for the Fall 2009 semester, as announced by A-10 Commissioner Bernadette V. McGlade Wednesday. The A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll recognizes its student-athletes who have achieved a 3.5 grade-point-average or higher.
"Our student-athletes continue to positively represent both the athletic department and the university with their hard work and success in the classroom," said Karen Ercole, GW's Director of Academic Support Services. "We are so proud of their accomplishments and congratulate them on their academic achievements."
The women's soccer team led the way with 12 members qualifying for the league honor roll for a second consecutive semester. The Colonials women's swimming, rowing and cross country teams each had nine players named to the list.
The Commissioner's Honor Roll is announced at the end of each semester and consists of student-athletes with GPA's of 3.5 or higher for that semester. Prior to 2004, an annual honor roll was announced consisting of student-athletes with a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher.
The Fall 2009 A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll is comprised of 1,199 total student-athletes from the 14 member institutions of the conference.
GW's Breakdown (By Class):
Men's Basketball 1
Cross Country (M+W) 12
Women's Rowing 9
Men's Soccer 4
Women's Soccer 12
Swimming (M+W) 13
Tennis (M+W) 9
*Totals do not include sports in which the Atlantic 10 does not sponsor championships: Gymnastics, Squash, Water Polo and Men's Rowing.