BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Twelve Ole Miss student-athletes were among the 398 total named to the 2011-12 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll, announced Wednesday by SEC Commissioner Mike Slive.
Among the Rebels distinguished were seven from Rifle, four from women’s basketball and one from men’s basketball.
Rifle senior Keely Stankey is a four-time honoree, while her teammate Emma Holman earned the honor for the third time. Kim Coffey and women’s basketball player Whitney Hameth made the honor roll for the second time.
The 2011-12 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll is based on grades from the 2011 Spring, Summer and Fall terms.
(1) A student-athlete must have a grade point average of 3.00 or above for either the preceding academic year (two semesters or three quarters) or have a cumulative grade point average of 3.00 or above at the nominating institution. (2) If a student-athlete attends summer school, his/her grade point average during the summer academic term must be included in the calculation used to determine eligibility for the Academic Honor Roll. (3) Student-athletes eligible for the Honor Roll include those receiving an athletics scholarship, recipients of an athletics award (i.e., letter winner), and non-scholarship student-athletes who have been on a varsity team for two seasons. (4) Prior to being nominated, a student-athlete must have successfully completed 24 semester or 36 quarter hours of non-remedial academic credit toward a baccalaureate degree at the nominating institution. (5) The student-athlete must have been a member of a varsity team for the sport's entire NCAA Championship segment.
OLE MISS - 2012 WINTER SEC ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL Will Norman – M. Basketball – Biology Nikki Byrd – W. Basketball – Criminal Justice Whitney Hameth – W. Basketball – Criminal Justice Courtney Marbra – W. Basketball – Exercise Science Maggie McFerrin – W. Basketball – Exercise Science Kim Coffey – W. Rifle – Psychology Rena Goodwin – W. Rifle – Exercise Science Emma Holman – W. Rifle – Marketing Communications Melissa Quartarone – W. Rifle – Forensic Chemistry Abbey Stanec – W. Rifle – Biology Keely Stankey – W. Rifle – Exercise Science Alivia Yeager – W. Rifle – Managerial Finance
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