Forty-one Hilltoppers Earn Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Medal

Forty-one Hilltoppers earned the academic medal.
April 13, 2016 BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – WKU was honored again on Wednesday for academic performance as 41 Hilltoppers earned Conference USA Commissioner’s Academic Medals for achieving a cumulative GPA of 3.75 or better.

A total of 604 student-athletes across C-USA earned the Commissioner’s Medal which honors the league’s top academic achievers. Nearly 50-percent of WKU’s student-athletes, 155, were honored yesterday by being named to the Commssioner’s Honor Roll for posting a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA.

A total of 111 WKU student-athletes have graduated in the past calendar year, with 79 earning their degrees in May 2015 and 32 in December 2015. The average cumulative GPA of the 111 was 3.03.

HILLTOPPERS WHO EARNED C-USA COMMISSIONER’S ACADEMIC MEDALS (41)

Baseball
Kaleb Duckworth
Benjamin Morrison

Men's Basketball
Aleksej Rostov
Dylan Sanford

Women's Basketball
Micah Jones

Football
Nicholas Coffey
Jarrett Sippola
John Vollmer

Men's Golf
Joseph Aguirre
Colin Frizzell
Thomas Smith

Women's Golf
Michaela Bordeianu
Ellinor Haag

Soccer
Makenzie Costner
Iris Dunn
Olivia Fitzgerald
Sarah Gorham
Caitlin Hesse
Andrea Larsen
Megan Morrison
Abigail Schopper
Ellie Young

Softball
Cassidy Blackford
Bryce Holmgren
Jordan Mauch
Kelsey McGuffin
Taylor Proctor

Tennis
Andreanna Christopoulou
Cynthia Setyawan

Women's Track and Field/Cross Country
Sandra Akachukwu
Alexa Brainard
Skyler Green
Lindsey Hinken
Theresa Krempel
Ariana Kuhn
Mary Lever
Baylee Shofner

Volleyball
Rachel Engle
Kaelin Grimes
Mary Martin
Jacquelin Scott