Women's tennis leads the charge on SCAC Academic Honor Roll
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) announced its Student-Athlete Academic Honor Roll today for the 2014 spring term and 96 Southwestern student-athletes made the list.
The women's tennis team headlined the list for the Pirates with eight of nine student-athletes earning a spot. The men's basketball team led the way on the men's side with 41 percent membership.
Over 40 percent of the Southwestern winter and spring student-athletes eligible for the award were listed.
606 SCAC student-athletes in total were named in the report and since its inception in 1997 just over 21,000 male and female student-athletes have been recognized for their contributions in the classroom.
To qualify, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade-point average of 3.25 for the term and be a regular member of a varsity athletic team in a sport sponsored by the conference.