Jan. 21 – GREENVILLE, Pa. – The Bethany College athletics department is pleased to announced that 32 student athletes have been named to the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Academic Honor Roll for the fall 2015 semester, as announced by the PAC on Thursday afternoon.
In total, 476 student-athletes from throughout the conference were named to the honor roll, which recognizes those on fall sports teams who earn a grade-point average of 3.6 or higher on a 4.0 scale during the semester of their competition.
The total number of Bison on the list is an increase from the previous academic year, when the Green & White placed 30 on the honor roll in the fall of 2014.
The Bison football team placed the most players on the list, seeing nine athletes earn Academic Honor Roll status. The women’s soccer and volleyball teams were tied for second with seven players, each, followed by five from the men’s soccer program. The Green & White’s cross country teams tallied three total athletes on the list with the women’s tennis team adding one.
Of the 32 Bison on the list, 19 boasted at least a 3.8 GPA, while ten different athletes boasted a perfect, 4.0, GPA during the 2015 fall semester.
Click here for the complete list of PAC Academic Honor Roll recipients