Ole Miss Places 67 on SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll

Feb. 7, 2018

SEC Release

– After another record-breaking semester in the classroom, Ole Miss garnered even more academic recognition with 67 honorees on the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll announced today by SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey.

A total of 1,018 student-athletes from the 14 member schools of the SEC were honored in the fall list released today, which covers the sports of cross country, football, soccer and volleyball. Grades are based off of the 2017 Spring, Summer and Fall terms.

Rebel football led the way with 25 honorees, followed by 16 from the NCAA Tournament qualifying soccer team, 16 combined from the national qualifying men’s and women’s cross country teams and 10 from the NIVC champion volleyball team.

Ole Miss Honorees

Men’s Cross Country (7)

Taylor Caldwell – Criminal Justice
Michael Day – Mathematics
Derek Gutierrez – Accountancy
Brandon Harvey – Marketing
Nolan Hesse – Psychology
Ryan Manahan – General Studies
Robinson Snider – Engineering

Women’s Cross Country (9)

Emily Bean – Exercise Science
Anna Braswell – Geological Engineering
Hannah Christen – General Studies
Chelsea Drum – Mathematics
Anna Elkin – Psychology
Julia England – Special Education
Kat MacNeal – Exercise Science
Maddie McHugh – Art History
Maddy Nikkel – Hospitality Management

Football (25)

Trey Bledsoe – Computer Science
Jack Defoor – Integrated Marketing Communications
Ross Donelly – Risk Management and Insurance
Jared Farlow – Exercise Science
Will Gleeson – Accountancy
Davion Johnson – Social Work
Jerry Johnson – General Studies
Samuel Johnson – Managerial Finance
Dawson Knox – Managerial Finance
Luke Logan – Accountancy
Cale Luke – Managerial Finance
Bryce Mathews – Managerial Finance
Jacob Mathis – Integrated Marketing Communications
Jason Pellerin – Risk Management and Insurance
Tayler Polk – MAT in Teaching
Jack Propst – Business
Jack Raborn – General Business
Sean Rawlings – Marketing
Grant Restmeyer – Risk Management and Insurance
Ty Reyes – Journalism
Jordan Sims – Masters in Health Promotion
Isaac Way – Business
Ken Webster – General Studies
Brenden Williams – General Studies
Gary Wunderlich – Managerial Finance

Soccer (16)

Courtney Carroll – Marketing
Maddison Falter – English Education
Bella Fiorenzo – B.S. in Biology
Danielle Gray – Master of Business Administration
Liza Harbin – General Studies
Alley Houghton – Exercise Science
CeCe Kizer – General Studies
Marisa Kutchma – B.S. in Biology
Gabby Little – Exercise Science
Shannon Maitland – Dietetics and Nutrition
Marnie Merritt – MA in Journalism
Julia Phillips – Exercise Science
Mary Kate Smith – Integrated Marketing Communications
Tara Sullivan – Sport and Recreation Administration
Grace Waugh – Integrated Marketing Communications
Claire Williams – International Studies

Volleyball (10)

Caroline Adams – Communication Sciences and Disorders
Emily Engelken – Exercise Science
Jordan Fate – Management
Audrey Fischer – Dietetics and Nutrition
Delaney Gallagher – English Education
Alexis Lee – Integrated Marketing Communications
Leah Mulkey – Marketing and Corporate Relations
Nicole Purcell – Undeclared
Emily Stroup – Communication Sciences and Disorders
Lexi Thompson – Civil Engineering

For further academic accolades, follow @UMTrueRebel on Twitter.

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