SEC names 16 Auburn engineers to First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll

Published: Jul 7, 2016 1:00:00 PM
Media Contact: Chris Anthony, chris.anthony@auburn.edu, 334-844-3447

Sixteen Auburn Engineering student-athletes have been named to the 2016 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll list, according to an announcement from SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey.

To qualify for the honor roll, each recipient must:

  • Earn a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Be on scholarship or a letter winner.
  • Have completed 24 semester hours of non-remedial credit at their home institution.
  • Have been a member of the varsity team for the sport’s entire NCAA Championship segment.

The SEC First‐Year Academic Honor Roll is for scholastic achievements from the 2015‐16 academic year.

Auburn engineers make up 19 percent of the 84 Auburn student-athletes recognized. The following Auburn Engineering students were named to the honor roll:

Name

Sport

Major

Abigail Meadows

W Soccer

Pre-Civil Engineering

Adam Ruggles

M Track & Field

Pre-Engineering

Alex Tucker

M Track & Field

Mechanical Engineering

Alexander Ngei

M Track & Field

Pre-Mechanical Engineering

Austin Schott

M Track & Field

Pre-Civil Engineering

Bree Fornis

Softball

Pre-Software Engineering

Christopher Simmons

M Swim & Dive

Electrical Engineering

Cole Blackstock

M Basketball

Pre-Electrical Engineering

John Kubiszyn

Baseball

Pre-Chemical Engineering

Joshua Burks

M Track & Field

Pre-Aerospace Engineering

Justin Checchin

M Swim & Dive

Pre-Chemical Engineering

Maria Donado Paez

W Golf

Pre-Industrial Engineering

Mike Horton

Football

Pre-Mechanical Engineering

Oda Gjerde

W Swim & Dive

Pre-Mechanical Engineering

Samantha Cerio

Gymnastics

Pre-Chemical Engineering

Taylor Troutman

W Soccer

Mechanical Engineering