June 19 – GREENVILLE, Pa. – A total of 21 Bethany College student-athletes were recently named to the Presidents’ Athletic Conference Academic Honor Roll for the spring 2014 semester.
In total, 460 student-athletes from all ten conference schools were named to the honor roll, which recognizes those on winter and spring athletic teams who earn a grade point average of 3.6 or higher on a 4.0 scale during the semester of their competition.
The Bison totaled 56 student athletes who received the honor (35 fall, 21 spring) to help the conference reach a new all-time high of 901 during the academic calendar year. The total for the conference was 48 more than the previous high of 853, established during the 2012-13 academic year.
The Bethany softball program led the way for the Green & White, boasting seven athletes on the PAC Academic Honor Roll. The men’s golf team was second with four, with the swimming & diving teams, the women’s basketball team and the track program all seeing three athletes honored. The baseball program also made the list.
Of the 21 Bison who were named to the PAC Honor Roll, six of those student-athletes earned a perfect, 4.0 GPA.