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Wednesday, August 31, 2005
Aug. 31, 2005
Macon, Ga. - The Atlantic Sun Conference announced the women's basketball all-academic honorees on Tuesday with Lipscomb topping the list with 10 members earning honors. A total of 58 A-Sun women's basketball student-athletes received recognition.
Three-time all-academic champion Belmont was second amongst women's basketball teams with eight honorees, while Stetson finished third with seven. Ten of the eleven A-Sun member institutions had at least four student-athletes earn at least a 3.0 GPA during the fall semester.
Gardner-Webb had six student-athletes named to the team this year, while UCF and Troy each finished with five. UCF is also the top seed heading into this week's Coca-Cola A-Sun Women's Basketball Championship. The event will be held in Dothan, Ala. from March 10-12 for the second consecutive year.
To be named A-Sun All-Academic, a student-athlete must achieve a 3.0 or higher GPA in the classroom. Belmont is the three-time defending champion of the all-academic trophy, which is given to the institution with the greatest percentage of student-athletes receiving honors. A complete list of all-academic performers is included.
Destri Bockey, Bel LaShaunda Slade, UCF Randa Blenden, JU Tanya Kessenich, Mer
Jenny Conkle, Bel Courtney Stroud, UCF Rebecca Montz, JU Kristy Brown, Stet
Laura Cowley, Bel Sharia Young, FAU Courtney Boynton, Lip Mia Johnson, Stet
Hollie Davis, Bel Brooke Anderson, GWU Lindsay Daly, Lip Jaclyn Piloto, Stet
Angel Jones, Bel Sarah Coffman, GWU Rachel Davis, Lip Joann Smith, Stet
Tonisha Jones, Bel Crissy Guzman, GWU Kaleigh Gossman, Lip Sierra Stowell, Stet
Brittany Myers, Bel Brittany Harmon, GWU Keirstin Head, Lip Shayna Swinson, Stet
Brooke Sunday, Bel Elizabeth Honeycutt, GWU Penny Jones, Lip Nefertiti Walker, Stet
Sarah Fox, Cam Novia Sturdivant, GWU Julie Martin, Lip Rebecca Corbett, Troy
Amber Graham, Cam LaKeisha Monroe, GSU Karli Osborn, Lip Shasta Cross, Troy
Jennifer Lodge, Cam Shadonda Perkins, GSU Lynn Roller, Lip Laura Lee Holman, Troy
Maggie Rich, Cam Timetra Richmond, GSU Caitlyn Woods, Lip Amy Lewis, Troy
Antonia Hudson, UCF Monica Thomas, GSU Zsaquez Flucker, Mer Laurie Tinsely, Troy
Kuenta Milers, UCF Lauren Woodman, JU Karen Hickman, Mer
Alison Roberts, UCF Jana Jackson, JU Erin Keller, Mer