BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Ten Ole Miss student-athletes are among a total of 614 student-athletes named to the 2013-14 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll, Friday by SEC Commissioner Mike Slive.
The 2013-14 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll is based on grades from the 2013 Spring, Summer and Fall terms.
Rifle led the way with all five seniors making the honor roll, including Abbey Stanec, who was named the team’s Scholar-Athlete of the Year at the end of the year of the banquet Wednesday. Men’s basketball placed three on the honor roll, while women’s basketball had two, led by All-SEC honoree Valencia McFarland.
Any student-athlete who participates in a Southeastern Conference championship sport or a student-athlete who participates in a sport listed on his/her institution’s NCAA Sports Sponsorship Form is eligible for nomination to the Academic Honor Roll. The following criteria should be followed: (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 Student-Athletes On The 2013-14 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll follows:
Terry Brutus, M Basketball, Management Information Systems Will Norman, M Basketball, General Studies Cade Peeper, M Basketball, Accountancy Gracie Frizzell, W Basketball, Exercise Science Valencia McFarland, W Basketball, Exercise Science MaryAnn Banks, Rifle, Dietetics and Nutrition Rena Goodwin, Rifle, Exercise Science Melissa Quartarone, Rifle, Forensic Chemistry Abigail Stanec, Rifle, Biology Alivia Yeager, Rifle, Managerial Finance, Banking and Finance, Insurance and Risk Management
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