Northeast-10 Announces Spring 2012 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
For Immediate Release
July 18, 2012
Over 50 percent of all
named to honor roll for second straight semester
South Easton, Mass. – The Northeast-10
Conference has announced its Commissioner’s Honor Roll for
the 2012 spring semester, with a total of 2,901 student-athletes
from the conference’s 16 member institutions receiving
The Commissioner’s Honor Roll recognizes the conference’s student-athletes for their achievement in the classroom. Of those that were honored, 137 student-athletes earned a perfect grade point average of 4.0 and 47 percent of the honored student-athletes sported a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
This spring’s list also features 50.3 percent of all student-athletes in Northeast-10 sponsored sports.
“We're extremely proud of the continued academic accomplishments of our student-athletes,” said Northeast-10 commissioner Julie Ruppert. “Over 50 percent of all student-athletes were named to the honor roll in both the fall and the spring, and that’s a tremendous accomplishment.”
Bentley University had the highest number of student-athletes honored with 351, followed by Stonehill College with 240 and Adelphi University with 205.
Bentley also led the way in terms of percentage, with 70 percent (351 of 499) of its student-athletes being named to the spring honor roll. Adelphi was second with 64 percent and Le Moyne College was third with 61 percent.
In all, 10 of the 16 Northeast-10 schools had over 50 percent of their student-athletes placed on the honor roll.
American International College saw 22 of its 160 student-athletes honored earn 4.0 GPAs, marking the most for any school for the spring semester. Merrimack College was second with 16 earning 4.0 GPAs, while Adelphi and The College of Saint Rose both had 13 apiece.
By sport, women’s soccer had the most student-athletes honored with 283, followed by football with 252.
To be eligible for selection to the Northeast-10 Commissioner's
Honor Roll, a student-athlete must have met and or exceeded a
minimum 3.0 semester grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) during
the Spring '12 semester.
To see the full list of recipients by school, please see below.
The Northeast-10 Conference is an association of 16 NCAA Division II colleges and universities located in New England and New York that is committed to supporting balanced academic and athletic opportunities for more than 6,000 student-athletes. Each year, 4,000 of those student-athletes compete in conference championships in 23 sports, making the NE-10 the largest DII conference in the country. Leading the way in the classroom, on the field and within the community, the Northeast-10 is proud of its comprehensive program and the experience it provides student-athletes.
Spring 2012 Commissioner’s Honor Roll Recipients (by school)
Southern New Hampshire