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Arkansas Places 29 Spring Sports Athletes on SEC Academic Honor Roll

BY ANDRES FOCIL
Arkansas Places 29 Spring Sports Athletes on SEC Academic Honor Roll

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Arkansas placed 29 spring sports student-athletes on the 2006 Southeastern Conference honor roll the conference announced on Thursday.

To be eligible for the SEC list each student-athlete must have completed 24 hours and have a GPA of 3.00 for either the preceding academic year or have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or above.

The 2006 SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll is based on grades from the 2005 Summer, 2005 Fall and 2006 Spring terms.

The Arkansas men’s track and field team headed up the list with 13 student-athletes on the list. They include senior Louis Bordes, masters of business administration; sophomore Ryan Botha, accounting; Senior Eric Brown, management; junior Brad Dittoe, criminal justice; senior Eric Gross, geology; junior Tyler Hill, biology; junior Jonathan Norris, finance; junior Adam Perkins, finance; senior Marc Rodrigues, kinesiology; sophomore Brent Rosson, kinesiology; sophomore Mychael Stewart, kinesiology; junior Seth Summerside, marketing; junior David Wittenmyer, communications.

Ten of Dave Van Horn’s Diamond Hogs made the honor roll, including senior Charley Boyce, marketing; junior Jake Dugger, kinesiology; junior James Gilbert, mechanical engineering; senior Chris Hollensworth, accounting; senior Trey Holloway, kinesiology; junior Brian McLelland, chemical engineering; sophomore Shaun Seibert, kinesiology; senior Josh Smith, kinesiology; redshirt sophomore Brian Walker, kinesiology; redshirt freshman Matt Willard, business.

Four UA tennis players qualified, including sophomore Braden Burks, kinesiology; sophomore Michael Jung, business; junior Andrei Nicoara, marketing; senior Matt Roberts, kinesiology. The golf team also had two student-athletes make the list with sophomore Hunter Buwick, communications and sophomore Will Osborne, communications.

Charley Boyce Baseball Senior Marketing

Jake Dugger Baseball Junior Kinesiology

James Gilbert Baseball Junior Mechanical Engineering

Chris Hollensworth Baseball Senior Accounting

Trey Holloway Baseball Senior Kinesiology

Brian McLelland Baseball Junior Chemical Engineering

Shaun Seibert Baseball Sophomore Kinesiology

Josh Smith Baseball Senior Kinesiology

Brian Walker Baseball Junior Kinesiology

Matt Willard Baseball Sophomore Business

Hunter Buwick M. Golf Sophomore Communications

Will Osborne M. Golf Sophomore Communications

Braden Burks M. Tennis Sophomore Kinesiology

Michael Jung M. Tennis Sophomore Business

Andrei Nicoara M. Tennis Junior Marketing

Matt Roberts M. Tennis Senior Kinesiology

Louis Bordes M. Track Senior Masters of Business Administration

Ryan Botha M. Track Sophomore Accounting

Eric Brown M. Track Senior Management

Brad Dittoe M. Track Junior Criminal Justice

Eric Gross M. Track Senior Geology

Tyler Hill M. Track Junior Biology

Jonathan Norris M. Track Junior Finance

Adam Perkins M. Track Junior Finance

Marc Rodrigues M. Track Senior Kinesiology

Brent Rosson M. Track Sophomore Kinesiology

Mychael Stewart M. Track Sophomore Kinesiology

Seth Summerside M. Track Junior Marketing

David Wittenmyer M. Track Junior Communications



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