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66 Student-Athletes honored by SEC

BY ANDRES FOCIL
66 Student-Athletes honored by SEC

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Sixty-six University of Arkansas student-athletes earned selection to the 2009 Southeastern Conference Spring Academic Honor Roll the league office announced today. The Razorback softball team led all selections with 16 student-athletes honored this semester. There were 14 selections from both men’s and women’s track and field and 10 from baseball. All four teams advanced to their respective NCAA Tournaments as well with baseball tying for third in the most recent championship. Women’s golf had five selections followed by men’s golf and women’s tennis with four each and men’s tennis added three for the semester. “Congratulations to these special Razorbacks who have earned selection to the SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll,” Arkansas Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Jeff Long said. “Their commitment to academic achievement and athletic success embodies the core principles of being a student-athlete. Through their hard work and dedication, these young men and women have represented our program and the University of Arkansas with distinction.” The Razorback women’s golf team tied for ninth at the 2009 NCAA West Regional while the men’s team finished as the 2009 NCAA Tournament runner-up this year. Women’s tennis and an individual from the men’s tennis team also advanced to the NCAA Championship. The SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll is based on grades from the 2008 spring, summer and fall terms. To be selected a student-athlete must have a 3.00 grade point average or higher from either the preceding academic year or have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or better; summer school GPAs must be included in the calculation to determine selection; student-athletes include those receiving an athletic scholarship, letterwinners or non-scholarship athletes who have participated for two seasons; student-athletes must have successfully completed 24 semesters or 36 quarter hours of non-remedial academic credit toward a degree; and the student-athlete must have been a member of the varsity team for the entire NCAA Championship segment. For more information about Arkansas athletics or academics, log on to ArkansasRazorbacks.com.2009 SEC SPRING ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL

University of Arkansas Sport Year Major
Ryan Cisterna Baseball Senior Criminal Justice
Andrew Darr Baseball Senior Criminal Justice
Tom Hauskey Baseball Junior Accounting/Finance
Christian Kowalchuk Baseball Junior Sociology
Scott Limbocker Baseball Sophomore Political Science
Scott Lyons Baseball Senior Sociology
Sam Murphy Baseball Sophomore Communication
Stephen Richards Baseball Junior Sociology
Travis Sample Baseball Sophomore Sociology
Justin Wells Baseball Senior Criminal Justice
Samuel Chavez M. Golf Sophomore Political Science
Jason Cuthburtson M. Golf Senior Recreation
Will Osborne M. Golf Senior Communication
Dalton Owens M. Golf Junior Finance
Kristin Ingram W. Golf Junior Communication
Lucy Nunn W. Golf Senior Kinesiology
Tiffany Phelps W. Golf Junior Finance
Corinna Rees W. Golf Junior Political Science
Kelli Shean W. Golf Sophomore General business
Jessica Bachkora Softball Junior Kinesiology
Amanda Caldwell Softball Sophomore International Business
Rebecca Carden Softball Junior Kinesiology
Whitney Cloer Softball Senior Kinesiology
Leslie Dixon Softball Sophomore Health Science
Hillary Freeman Softball Senior Communication
Amie Hubbard Softball Senior Elementary Education
Teighynne Hulsey Softball Junior Communication
Kayla Johnson Softball Senior Psychology
Layne McGuirt Softball Sophomore Recreation
Jocelyne Moncrief Softball Senior Communication
Miranda Dixon Softball Junior Health Science
Brittany Robison Softball Junior Kinesiology
Sandra Smith Softball Senior Kinesiology
Jessica Waddle Softball Junior Health Science
Lindsey Wells Softball Sophomore International Business
Austin King M. Tennis Junior Communication
Nicholas Spinazze M. Tennis Sophomore International Business
Blake Strode M. Tennis Senior Business Economics
Nanar Airapetian W. Tennis Senior International Business
Ela Kaluder W. Tennis Senior Kinesiology
Aurelija Miseviciute W. Tennis Senior Kinesiology
Anouk Tigu W. Tennis Sophomore General Business
Lane Boyer M. Track Sophomore Geology
Michael Chinchar M. Track Sophomore International Relations
Dillon Goins M. Track Sophomore Civil Engineering
Luke Laird M. Track Sophomore Horticulture
Scott MacPherson M. Track Senior Communication
Alex McClary M. Track Senior Business Economics
Andy McClary M. Track Senior Management
Rapheal Reina M. Track Junior Finance
Brent Rosson M. Track Senior Exercise Science
Mitchell Scott M. Track Sophomore Kinesiology
James Strang M. Track Senior English
Dorian Ulrey M. Track Junior Sociology
Denise Bargiachi W. Track Senior Journalism
Tara Diebold W. Track Sophomore Communication Disorders
Erin Gray W. Track Senior Biology
Megan Jackson W. Track Junior Kinesiology
Kristen Keith W. Track Sophomore Journalism
Sarah Landau W. Track Senior Communication
Dacia Perkins W. Track Senior Marketing
Angela Scott W. Track Senior Management
Katie Stripling W. Track Senior Kinesiology
Miranda Walker W. Track Senior Psychology
Catherine White W. Track Sophomore Food Science
Ashley Williams W. Track Junior Journalism


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