MOUNT OLIVE – A total of 327 University of Mount Olive student-athletes, representing all sports (fall, winter and spring), were named to the Fall Presidential Honor Roll Presented by Southern Recognition LLC on Jan. 26.
The Presidential Honor Roll, compiled at the end of the fall and spring semesters, recognizes student-athletes who have earned a 3.20 grade-point average on a 4.00 scale. A student-athlete that earned a GPA between 3.20-3.59 is recognized as cum laude, a student-athlete that earned a GPA between 3.60-3.99 is recognized as magna cum laude and a student-athlete that earned a GPA of 4.0 is recognized as summa cum laude.
All student-athletes — including underclassmen, transfers and those who play non-conference sponsored sports — are eligible for the recognition as long as they participated during the past semester.
Men’s soccer led all sports with 34 representatives, followed by baseball (32), men’s lacrosse (27), women’s lacrosse (22), men’s wrestling (21), women’s soccer (19), softball (19), field hockey (18) and women’s volleyball (17). The Trojans featured a total of 53 student-athletes with a perfect 4.0 GPA.
The UMO student-athletes were part of more than 3,300 recipients from the Conference Carolinas. CLICK HERE to view the list of Fall honorees from UMO on the Presidential Honor Roll.
— From University of Mount Olive Athletics