Dec. 17, 2011
WACO, Texas - In graduation ceremonies held at the Ferrell Center on Saturday, December 17, 23 Baylor student-athletes from eight sports earned their bachelor's degree. All-told, 1,192 student-athletes have earned their bachelor's degree since Baylor joined the Big 12 Conference in 1996.
The fall graduating class of 23 begins the 2011-12 Baylor academic year. Another group of 65 student-athletes are slated to graduate during spring commencement exercises in May while 14 are projected to graduate in August ceremonies.
"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 the history of Baylor Athletics and graduate with our best wishes for much future success and happiness."
FULL LIST OF STUDENT-ATHLETE DECEMBER GRADUATES:
Men's Track (3): Joe Farley, Wil Fitts, Brandon White
Women's Track (5): Brittany Carr, Alexa Farris, Jessica Gregory, Dess Meek, Lauren Simpson
Equestrian (5): Anna Bowers, Sydney Carr, Abby McCormick, Ashley Smith, Morgan Williams
Volleyball (2): Brittany Ridenour, Briana Tolbert
Women's Golf (1): Lene Hafsten-Morch
Baseball (5): Raynor Campbell, Craig Fritsch, Kyle Reynolds, Abe Woody, Ross Speed
Football (1): Nick Florence
Women's Basketball (1): Ashley Field