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Eastern Florida Student-Athletes Earn Academic Recognition

May 29, 2014 - Thirty-seven of Eastern Florida State College's 143 student-athletes were represented on the President's List, Honors List or Dean's List for the 2013-2014 academic year.

To qualify for the President's List a student must earn a GPA of 4.0. Honors List students must earn a GPA of between 3.75 and 3.99. Achieving the Dean's List requires a GPA of between 3.25 and 3.74.

Women's soccer had the most players recognized, 11, and the highest average GPA, 3.25.

All nine of the college's athletic teams had players recognized. Two teams had average GPAs exceeding 3.0, women's soccer at 3.25 and volleyball at 3.03.

Eastern Florida President Dr. Jim Richey applauded their outstanding academic team achievement.

Student-athletes achieving President's List status were:

Lindsey Pugh and Heather Welch, volleyball.

Lynce Stalnaker and Victoria White, women's soccer.

Ben Patrick, men's basketball.

Michael O'Sullivan, men's soccer.

Achieving Honors List recognition were:

Softball: Gabrielle Jones, 3.9; Sara Vicente, 3.83.

Women's soccer: Katlyn Bales, 3.88; Jessica Fassnidge 3.82; Devin McAllister, 3.8.

Baseball: Josh Smith, 3.88; Austin Pereira, 3.87.

Volleyball: Sara Watkins, 3.88.

Achieving Dean's List recognition were:

Softball: Hannah Denny, 3.3; Brooke Formby, 3.61; McKenzie Post, 3.36; Brianna Seaman, 3.61.

Tennis: Kaila Cochran, 3.67; Isabella Sella, 3.62.

Volleyball: Brittany Collison, 3.66; Mariah Davis, 3.35.

Golf: Nicholas Maynard, 3.59.

Women's basketball: Jessica Doyle, 3.61; Alyssa Nesbitt, 3.37.

Women's soccer: Katelyn Kern, 3.44; Amanda Lodge, 3.59; Stephanie Martin, 3.42; Jade Rhoes, 3.73; Mariah Robbins, 3.68; Kimberly Tierney, 3.64.

Men's soccer: Manuel Goldberg, 3.71; Ivan Santos, 3.5.

Baseball: Nick Capra, 3.62; Austin Leeney, 3.25; Matt Yates, 3.35.

Men's basketball: Julian Adams, 3.6.

Twenty additional athletes achieved a GPA of between 3.0 and 3.24.