SAVANNAH, Ga. - The Armstrong Atlantic State University athletic department placed 89 - 60% of all of the Pirate student-athletes - on the Peach Belt Conference's Presidential Honor Roll for 2013-14, announced today by conference officials. Student-athletes must maintain a 3.00 GPA or higher (on a 4.00 scale) for the entire 2013-14 academic year to be honored.
The number is the second-highest total of Honor Roll honorees in Armstrong history, trailing only last year's 91 total honorees. Five student-athletes - men's golfer Travis Williamson, women's tennis player Barbora Krtickova and women's soccer players Stephanie James, Jordan Otto and Andye Dawson - were named to the Honor Roll for the fourth time in their careers while women's basketball player Morgan Mitchell was named to the Honor Roll for a fifth year.
In all, 1,448 student-athletes were named to the PBC Presidential Honor Roll from the 14 league schools, the fifth straight year in which more than 1,000 student-athletes were honored.
For the sixth straight year, the honor roll has been divided into four groups: Presidential Scholars, Bronze Scholars, Silver Scholars and Gold Scholars. All student-athletes with a GPA of 3.00 to 3.24 are Presidential Scholars, while Bronze Scholars are 3.25 to 3.49; Silver 3.50 to 3.74 and the Gold scholars are those with a 3.75 to 4.00 GPA.
Armstrong's Peach Belt Conference Presidential Honor Roll honorees for 2013-14 are: (Times named to the Honor Roll are in parenthesis) Gold Scholars - Clayton Miller (3), Cory Griffin (2), Tori Bates, Savanna Gladue, Treslyn Reese, Peyton Roth (2), Morgan Hill (2), Taylor Permenter (3), Jessica Santaniello, Stephanie Sfara (3), Jenna Birch (3), Erin Berube, Maggie Carson (3), Candace Cosby (2), Mary Davis (2), Kailey Goins, Rachel Hatch (2), Stephanie James (4), Erica Laurens, Allison Litchfield, Jordan Otto (4), Taylor Russell (2), Barbora Krtickova (4), Carolina Prats-Millan. Silver Scholars - Ryan Esenwein, Mason Hart, Cody Sherlin (2), Matt Wisniewski, Pablo Gor (2), Alexis Mercer, Katie Broderick, Paige Gocke, Kristen Holmes (3), Hanna Bognar (2), Tyler Carlson (2), Tori Klewicki-McNutt (2), Morgan Mitchell (5), Molly Molyneaux, Andrea Dawson (4), Brianne Matarazzo (2), Dora Andrejszki, Aleksandra Filipovski (3), Clara Perez (3). Bronze Scholars - Corey Crunk (2), Joey Lupus (3), Howard Hickey, Travis Williamson (4), Luca Cerin, Haley Ellis (2), Heather Ellis (2), Kacie Patterson (2), Rachel Reynolds (2), Kat Vogler, Lacye Walker, Christina Chow, Rachel Thompson (2), Brigitta Barta, Deanne Hayward (2), Kristen Sammarco (2), Kennedi Herrmann, Morgan Luckie, Olga Kalodzitsa (2). Presidential Scholars - RJ Dennard (3), Mitchell Dolan, Tyler Green (2), Zach Lance, Ryan Patterson, Hichem Benayad-Cherif (2), George Brown, Shema Sabiiti, Hunter Arnold (2), Matus Mydla (3), Ignacio Hernandez, Jaan Kononov, Pedro Scocuglia (2), Andrea Dalton, Ollivia McLemore, Jane Trzaska, Kayla Berns (2), Brittany Hereth, Caitlynn King, Megan Pando (3), Nichole Findura, Adoniah Lewis, Pamela Mosley, Casey Dixon (2), Taylor Schultz (2), Taylor Valley (2), Marlen Hacke (3).
Click here to view the complete list of Presidential Honor Roll honorees form the Peach Belt Conference for 2013-14.