119 GW Student-Athletes Named to A-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll
Women's Soccer Leads GW's Fall Honorees With 18 Selections
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- The Atlantic 10 Conference announced on Tuesday that 119 GW student-athletes were among the league's 1,679 student-athletes named to the Commissioner's Honor Roll for the Fall 2015 semester.
The 1,679 student-athletes honored by the league is the highest number that have qualified for the award since 2007, surpassing the 1,559 during the 2015 spring semester.
To be recognized on the bi-annual Commissioner's Honor Roll, a student-athlete in an Atlantic 10-sponsored sport must possess a 3.5 grade-point average or better (on a 4.0 scale) during the specified semester.
Women's soccer boasted a GW-high 18 Commissioner's Honor Roll members, followed by lacrosse (13) and women's rowing (12), while women's swimming and diving had 11.
Breakdown by Sport
Men's Basketball (2)
Women's Basketball (5)
Men's Cross Country/Track (7)
Women's Cross Country/Track (10)
Women's Rowing (12)
Men's Soccer (10)
Women's Soccer (18)
Men's Swimming & Diving (4)
Women's Swimming & Diving (11)
Men's Tennis (2)
Women's Tennis (5)