40 Named To SEC First-Year Honor Roll Soccer Leads With Nine On List
Jaylen Walton was among 40 Rebels named to the SEC First Year Honor Roll.
July 15, 2013
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Forty Ole Miss student-athletes were among a total of 762 named to the 2012-13 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll, Monday by SEC Commissioner Mike Slive.
A total of 3,116 student-athletes around the league earned Academic Honor Roll recognition in 2012-13, including 162 from Ole Miss.
Women's soccer led the Rebels with nine on the First-Year Honor Roll, including Olivia Harrison who started 11 of 22 matches and finished third on the team with six goals. Football placed six on the honor roll, including Jaylen Walton, who was named to the ESPN.com SEC All-Freshman Team.
Baseball and men's track and field each had five make the honor roll. Men's golf and softball tallied four each on the list, men's basketball and women's tennis placed two, and men's tennis, women's golf and volleyball rounded out the list with one each.
Each student-athlete must 1) have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or above at the nominating institution; 2) be on scholarship or a letter winner; 3) have completed 24 semester hours of non-remedial credit at the nominating institution; and 4) have been a member of the varsity team for the sport's entire NCAA Championship segment.
The 2012-13 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll is based on grades from the 2012-13 academic calendar.
Ole Miss Student-Athletes On The 2012-13 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll follows: Name-Sport-Major Brady Bramlett - Baseball - Biology Matt Denny - Baseball - Business Undecided Cameron Dishon - Baseball - Accountancy Christian Helsel - Baseball - Exercise Science Jacob Waguespack - Baseball - Managerial Finance Terry Brutus - M. Basketball - Liberal Arts Undecided Cade Peeper - M. Basketball - Accountancy Quintavius Burdette - Football - Liberal Arts Undecided Robert Conyers - Football - Business Undecided Nathan Noble - Football - Business Marketing Andy Pappanastos - Football - Business Undecided Jaylen Walton - Football - Liberal Arts Undecided John Youngblood - Football - Business Undecided Drew Comer - M. Golf - Business Undecided Chandler Fischer - M. Golf - Business Undecided Forrest Gamble - M. Golf - Biological Science Noah West - M. Golf - Liberal Arts Undecided Drew Galtney - M. Tennis - Insurance and Risk Management Onyinyechukwu Afoaku - M. Track & Field - Journalism Kevin Conway - M. Track & Field - Exercise Science Hunter Harrison - M. Track & Field - Business Undecided Peyton Moss - M. Track & Field - Chemical Engineering Garrett Rogers - M. Track & Field - Pharmaceutical Sciences Abby Newton - W. Golf - Geological Engineering Alyssa Invergo - Softball - Communication Sciences and Disorders Natalie Martinez - Softball - Liberal Arts Undecided Madi Osias - Softball - Business Undecided Bri Payne - Softball - Liberal Arts Undecided Bethany Bunker - W. Soccer - Liberal Arts Undecided Sara Coleman - W. Soccer - Elementary Education Sydney Eddy - W. Soccer - Business Undecided Maddie Friedmann - W. Soccer - Liberal Arts Undecided Olivia Harrison - W. Soccer - Biology Jessica Hiskey - W. Soccer - Chemistry Jennifer Miller - W. Soccer - Biology Samantha Sanders - W. Soccer - Liberal Arts Undecided Emily Wilber - W. Soccer - Accountancy Marija Milutinovic - W. Tennis - Business Undecided Allie Robbins - W. Tennis - Mechanical Engineering Seini Moimoi - Volleyball - Marketing and Corporate Relations
Nine Rebel student-athletes were among 156 chosen to represent the University of Mississippi on the 2013-14 Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges. The student-athletes... Read More [+]
Forty-one Ole Miss student-athletes were among 655 named to the 2013 Fall Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll, announced Thursday by SEC Commissioner Mike Slive. The Rebels' honorees... Read More [+]
Seven of Ole Miss' athletics teams scored above the national average in graduation success rate (GSR). Additionally, women's basketball, women's golf, soccer and women's tennis registered a... Read More [+]
Ole Miss men's tennis player Johan Backstrom and Rebel women's golfer Stani Schiavone were inducted into the prestigious Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Sunday. Both were among 171 students honored at... Read More [+]
The stars of the Rebel athletics programs are University of Mississippi students first and foremost. And for many of these student-athletes, intercollegiate athletics is their golden opportunity to... Read More [+]
The Old Miss Football team, fresh of its season-opening victory against Vanderbilt, gave back to the greater Oxford community by participating in a Day of Community service on Labor Day, Monday. Read More [+]
While earning their fifth straight NCAA appearance in 2013, the Ole Miss women's tennis team also excelled in the classroom on the way to the program's 17th consecutive ITA All-Academic Team Award. Read More [+]
The Ole Miss tennis program continues it's rich tradition under head coach Billy Chadwick of producing the best player in the country's toughest conference. Today, the SEC office announced junior and two-time All-American Nik Scholtz as the Southeastern Conference Player... read more
Moving along chronologically, today we delve into the top 10 moments of Ole Miss men's tennis coach Billy Chadwick continuing with the 2005 season, which was one of the most exciting seasons in Ole Miss tennis history. In 2005, the... read more
On this Monday we take a look at moment No. 11 of the top moments in Billy Chadwick's career. This moment encompasses a year full of great accomplishments that Chadwick made the norm for the Ole Miss tennis program. In... read more
Ole Miss Athletics Week in ReviewApril 14-20, 2014Baseball- Ole Miss went 1-2 last week vs. No. 7 LSU, dropping a 13-inning affair in the series opener before taking game two and falling in the series finale.- Ole Miss became the... read more
Earlier this baseball season, Ole Miss tied a game on a dropped fly ball with two outs in the bottom of the ninth, which was a case of deja vu for Ole Miss fan Curtis Wilkie, who remembered the same... read more
Sam Smith posted his eighth straight quality start, but it was not enough, as LSU shut out Ole Miss 2-0 Saturday afternoon to take the three-game series. It was the first time that the Rebels had been shutout since a... read more
LSU looked to have gotten out of a bases-loaded jam in the fourth, but right fielder Mark Laird dropped a fly ball in foul territory that would have been the final out and send the game to the fifth down... read more
For eight innings, Chris Ellis dueled Aaron Nola, the Southeastern Conference's leader in strikeouts (84) and earned run average (0.70) to a draw, as he left with the game with the score tied at 2-2. It was the eighth time... read more