Jan. 18, 2011
Complete List of Baylor Honor Roll Recipients
WACO, Texas - A school-record 301 student-athletes earned a place on the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll for fall 2010, including 49 with a perfect 4.0 semester grade-point average. This marks the seventh consecutive semester that more than 200 BU student-athletes have earned Commissioner's Honor Roll status.
"Each year we challenge our student-athletes on the playing fields and in the classroom," said Baylor's Associate Athletics Director for Academic Services, Bart Byrd. "I am truly amazed at the accomplishments of our student-athletes as they continue to set the bar higher and higher for future student-athletes."
Baylor student-athletes registering a 4.00 grade-point average during the fall 2010 semester included: Morgan Chambers (women's golf), Kaylin Terry (women's golf), Melanie Appel, (equestrian), Ryan Batson (equestrian), Taylor Brown (equestrian), Katie Buss (equestrian), Claire Edwards (equestrian), Sammy Francis (equestrian), Lindsay Graham (equestrian), Megan Hermann (equestrian), Hilary Tandy (equestrian), Doug Ashby (baseball), Kolt Browder (baseball), Nick Cassavechia (baseball), Steve DalPorto (baseball), Chris Slater (baseball), Liz Paul (softball), Kayce Walker (softball), Nicole Wesley (softball), Tiffany Wesley (softball), Sydney Wilson (softball), Chris Gordon (men's tennis), Taylor Jackson (men's track), Blake Niccum (men's track), Aya Bara (women's tennis), Caroline Korsawe (women's tennis), Taylor Ormond (women's tennis), Sara Bates (women's track), Leah Frazier (women's track), Jennifer Gueldner (women's track), Taylor Torres (women's track), Angel Tsai (women's track), Carlie Davis (soccer), Caitlin Fennegan (soccer), Michelle Hagen (soccer), Brittany Hunemuller (soccer), Bethany Johnston (soccer), Michelle Kloss (soccer), Betsy Kyle (soccer), Dana Larsen (soccer), Kat Ludlow (soccer), Selby Polley (soccer), Lucy Quintana (soccer), Lisa Sliwinski (soccer), Caitlyn Trice (volleyball), Lindsay Palmer (women's basketball), Whitney Zachariason (women's basketball), Catherine West (cheer) and Alaina Witherel (cheer).
Acknowledging all student-athletes, the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll is an inclusive honor for varsity sports sponsored by the league membership. The Honor Roll is recorded and released each semester and recognizes those student-athletes who had a 3.00 or better grade-point average in the previous semester. More than 3,000 student-athletes each semester have been named to the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll in the league's 15-year history.
"I want to thank our academic support staff for their excellent work and commend our coaches and the Baylor faculty for the important role that they play in the lives of our student-athletes," said Baylor Director of Athletics Ian McCaw.