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304 Named to Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll

Soccer's Dana Larsen was one of 65 student-athletes with a perfect 4.0 GPA for the 2012 spring semester.


Soccer's Dana Larsen was one of 65 student-athletes with a perfect 4.0 GPA for the 2012 spring semester.

July 9, 2012

WACO, Texas -

Spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll Get Acrobat Reader

For the 11th consecutive semester, Baylor has produced a record number of Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll members, as 304 of its student-athletes, including 65 with perfect 4.0 semester grade-point averages, were named to the league's 2012 spring academic honor list. It marks the 10th straight term that more than 200 BU student-athletes received Commissioner's Honor Roll status.

Baylor student-athletes recording a 4.0 grade-point average during the spring 2012 semester included: Courtney Acarregui (equestrian), Melanie Appel (equestrian), Doug Ashby (baseball), Lynette Atkinson (women's track), Leah Aultman (soccer), Sara Bates (women's track), Ryan Batson (equestrian), Greg Bostick (men's track), Kolt Browder (baseball), Logan Brown (baseball), Rhett Butler (football), Deonka Caeser (acrobatics & tumbling), Alex Colyer (softball), Terran Condrey (women's basketball), Sarah Crockett (softball), Spencer Drango (football), Karolina Filipiak (women's tennis), Leah Frazier (women's track), Jessica Gabler (women's track), Leigh Ann Ganzar (women's track), Lisa Goldman (equestrian), Nate Goodwin (baseball), Jennifer Gueldner (women's track), Sarah Guhl (women's track), Taylor Heatherly (soccer), Erin Hegarty (women's track), Megan Herman (equestrian), Justine Hovden (soccer), Brittany Hunemuller (soccer), Taylor Jackson (men's track), Bethany Johnston (soccer), Kelsi Kettler (softball), Allison King (volleyball), Karlee Kleiber (women's track), Dana Larsen (soccer), Hayden Loudenslager (men's track), Catie McGowan (soccer), Elizabeth Miller (equestrian), Jacob Neubert (men's basketball), Blake Niccum (men's track), Hope Ogden (volleyball), Cody Paladino (men's golf), Lindsay Palmer (women's basketball), Kaitlin Park (equestrian), Liz Paul (softball), Jordan Rice (volleyball), Kate Riddle (equestrian), Makenzie Robertson (women's basketball), Tiffany Rudzitis (acrobatics & tumbling), Stani Schiavone (women's golf), Bree Schrader (women's track), Jaden Schupp (equestrian), Lorenzo Scotto (men's golf), Nina Secerbegovic (women's tennis), Kathy Shelton (softball), Mike Stanley (men's track), Hilary Tandy (equestrian), Kaylin Terry (women's golf), Sue Thompson (equestrian), Jonathan Tijerina (men's track), Jessica Ubanyionwu (women's track), Beth Uhlig (equestrian), Alexa Wilde (soccer), Lori Williamson (acrobatics & tumbling), Kim Woodsum (equestrian).

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 16-year history. Baylor has had more than 6,100 student-athletes honored since the Honor Roll began.

In addition 121 student-athletes from Baylor's varsity sports were named to the 2012 spring Dean's. Dean's List recognition is awarded to Baylor students with a 3.7 GPA, enrolled in at least 12 hours and who make no grade lower than a C.

The cumulative grade-point average of all Baylor student-athletes for the spring 2012 semester was a 3.14, the eighth consecutive semester their cumulative GPA topped the 3.0 mark. Fifteen of Baylor's 19 varsity teams registered a spring 2012 term cumulative grade-point average of at least a 3.00.