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14 Student-Athletes Receive Degrees
13 earn bachelor's degree, one master's degree granted.
Women's basketball's Jordan Madden graduated in Saturday ceremonies.

Women's basketball's Jordan Madden graduated in Saturday ceremonies.

Aug 19, 2013

WACO, Texas - In graduation ceremonies held at the Ferrell Center on Saturday, August 17, 14 Baylor student-athletes from eight sports earned their bachelor's (13) or master's degree (1). All-told, 1,375 student-athletes have earned their bachelor's degree since Baylor joined the Big 12 Conference in 1996.

The summer graduating class of 12 receiving bachelor's degrees completes the 2012-13 Baylor academic year. A group of 23 student-athletes graduated during fall commencement exercises in December while 82 walked across the stage in May ceremonies. In total, 118 student-athletes received their bachelor's degree during the 2012-13 academic year.

"We are very proud of our student-athletes who excelled both academically and athletically at Baylor," said Baylor Director of Athletics Ian McCaw. "These student-athletes are a part of the most successful era in Baylor Athletics history and graduate with our best wishes for continued success and happiness."

Baylor student-athletes receiving degrees in August ceremonies include:

Baseball (1): Nick Wright
Women's Basketball (1): Jordan Madden
Equestrian (1): Chelsea Retmier
Football (7): Alex Bonilla, Cordarius Golston, Nick Johnson, Aaron Jones, Zach Northern, Jeramie Roberts, Josh Wilson
Men's Tennis (1): Kike Grangeiro
Men's Track (1): Zwede Hewitt+
Women's Track (1): Arryss Mills
Volleyball (1): Zoe Adom

+Master's degree

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