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SDSU leads Summit honor roll

Courtesy: SDSU Sports Info
Release: 06/17/2013 09:37:13

ELMHURST, Ill. — South Dakota State placed a Summit League-best 160 student-athletes on the Winter/Spring Academic Honor Roll, league officials announced recently.

In order to be selected to the Summit League Academic Honor Roll, a student-athelte must have posted a grade-point average of 3.0 or better in the semester in which they compete, and must use a year of eligibility. The Jackrabbits also led The Summit League in the number of Distinguished Scholars as 76 of the 160 student-athletes on the Academic Honor Roll compiled at least a 3.60 GPA during the spring semester.

Oakland was second for the number of Academic Honor Roll with 147 student-athletes recognized, followed by the University of South Dakota with 132.

A breakdown of Jackrabbit honorees by sport follows. Individual names can be accessed through the attached document at the top of the page.

Baseball: 23
Men's Basketball: 7
Women's Basketball: 11
Men's Golf: 6
Women's Golf: 5
Softball: 14
Men's Swimming and Diving: 13
Women's Swimming and Diving: 21
Men's Tennis: 5
Women's Tennis: 4
Men's Track and Field: 18
Women's Track and Field: 33