Austin Peay Sports Information
Brentwood, TN – Seventy-nine Austin Peay State University student-athletes were named to the 2015 Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll, Friday.
Austin Peay’s 79 honorees were among a record 1,279 student-athletes recognized for their performance in the classroom, topping last year’s 1,255 honorees.
“I want to congratulate each of the student-athletes who earned recognition on the OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll,” said interim athletics director Cheryl Holt. “This award recognizes their hard work in the classroom throughout the year. I also want to thank our coaching staffs and academic support staff for their support of our student-athletes academic goals.”
The OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll recognizes those student-athletes that achieve a 3.25 grade-point average for the entire academic year, been eligible and used a season of competition while participating in their chosen NCAA-sponsored sport.
More than 10,500 student-athletes have been recognized on the OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll during the past 10 years.
“We are immensely proud of these students because they have not only achieved on the playing field but also in the classroom,” said OVC Commissioner Beth DeBauche. “These students have demonstrated a sense of balance already in their lives which is important to life-long success. From the League perspective we are proud because we have had continual growth in the number of honorees which demonstrates the Conference’s sustaining commitment to the broader student-athlete experience.”
The OVC will announce the recipients of the Academic Medal of Honor, presented by Army ROTC, the Team Academic Achievement Awards and the Institutional Academic Achievement Award beginning Monday.
2014-15 OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll: Austin Peay Recipients
|Baseball (10)Cayce Bredlau
Men’s Basketball (2)
Women’s Basketball (6)
Men’s Cross-Country (1)
Women’s Cross-Country (4)
|Men’s Golf (3)Chris Baker
Women’s Golf (5)
Taylor Van Wagner
Men’s Tennis (5)
|Women’s Tennis (3)
Brittney CovingtonOrnella Di SalvoIsabela JovanovicWomen’s Track and Field (8)
* – Member of honor roll in two different sports, only counted once in final total.