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Forty-five University of Alabama Student Athletes Named To SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll

ROLLTIDEDOTCOM Crimson Tide Athletics had a strong semester in the classroom this fall with 45 student-athletes being named to the SEC Honor Roll.
Crimson Tide Athletics had a strong semester in the classroom this fall with 45 student-athletes being named to the SEC Honor Roll.

Feb. 9, 2011

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – A total of 45 University of Alabama student-athletes, representing football, soccer and volleyball, were named to the 2010 Southeastern Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll the league office announced Wednesday.
The Crimson Tide football team had 27 players named to the Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll, third in the SEC, behind South Carolina, 31, and Vanderbilt, 30.
The complete list of football players include: Jonathan Atchison (Pre-Business), John Baites (General Business), David Blalock (Accounting), Chris Bonds (Kinesiology), Hardie Buck (Marketing), Drew Ballard (Mechanical Engineering), Nate Carlson (Public Relations), D.J. Fluker (Health Studies), Brandon Gibson (Public Relations), Ben Howell (Telecommunication & Film), Aaron Joiner (Pre-Medical), Barrett Jones (Accounting), Samuel Kearns (General Studies), Kendall Kelly (Undeclared), Nathan McAlister (Pre-Business), AJ McCarron (Undeclared), Greg McElroy (Sports Management), William Ming (Finance), Wesley Neighbors (Finance), Kevin Norwood (Undeclared), Morgan Ogilvie (Finance), Tana Patrick (Restaurant & Hotel Mgt), Trent Richardson (Undeclared), Brad Smelley (Marketing), Logan Thomas (Communication Studies), Chance Warmack (Public Relations) and Kellen Williams (Education).
Seven volleyball student-athletes made the Academic Honor Roll this season, including: Mary Catherine Aune (Advertising), Kayla Fitterer (Accounting), Calli Johnson (Sport Management), Alyssa Meuth (Human Development & Family Studies), Leigh Moyer (Art), Stephanie Riley (Biology) and Kayla Schmidt (Exercise Science).
The soccer team had 11 student-athletes named to the honor roll, including: Justine Bernier (General Studies), Victoria Frederick (Biology), Hailey Hull (Food and Nutrition), Kelly King (Public Relations), Shannon Lathrop (Food and Nutrition), Carly Mygrants (Public Relations), Laura Nicholls (Restaurant and Hospitality Management), Rosaly Petriello (Early Childhood Education), Brooke Rogers (Finance), Lindsey Sillers (Food and Nutrition) and Katie Woolbright (Marketing).
The conference recognizes its true freshmen based on grades from the fall and spring semester. The SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll is released in June of each year.
The Fall Academic Honor Roll is based on the 2010 spring, summer and fall terms. Any student-athlete who participates in an SEC championship sport or a student-athlete who participates in a sport listed on his/her institution's NCAA Sports Sponsorship Form is eligible for nomination to the Academic Honor Roll.
The criteria for the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll is as follows: (1) A student-athlete must have a grade point average of 3.00 or above for either the preceding academic year (two semesters or three quarters) or have a cumulative grade point average of 3.00 or above at the nominating institution. (2) If a student-athlete attends summer school, his/her grade point average during the summer academic term must be included in the calculation used to determine eligibility for the Academic Honor Roll. (3) Student-athletes eligible for the Honor Roll include those receiving an athletics scholarship, recipients of an athletics award (i.e., letter winner), and non-scholarship student-athletes who have been on a varsity team for two seasons. (4) Prior to being nominated, a student-athlete must have successfully completed 24 semester or 36 quarter hours of non-remedial academic credit toward a baccalaureate degree at the nominating institution. (5) The student-athlete must have been a member of a varsity team for the sport's entire NCAA Championship segment.

Name Sport Major
Jonathan Atchison Football Pre-Business
John Baites Football General Business
David Blalock Football Accounting
Chris Bonds Football Kinesiology
Hardie Buck Football Marketing
Drew Ballard Football Mechanical Engineering
Nate Carlson Football Public Relations
D.J. Fluker Football Health Studies
Brandon Gibson Football Public Relations
Ben Howell Football Telecommunication & Film
Aaron Joiner Football Pre-Medical
Barrett Jones Football Accounting
Samuel Kearns Football General Studies
Kendall Kelly Football Undeclared
Nathan McAlister Football Pre-Business
AJ McCarron Football Undeclared
Greg McElroy Football Sports Management
William Ming Football Finance
Wesley Neighbors Football Finance
Kevin Norwood Football Undeclared
Morgan Ogilvie Football Finance
Tana Patrick Football Restaurant & Hotel Mgt
Trent Richardson Football Undeclared
Brad Smelley Football Marketing
Logan Thomas Football Communication Studies
Chance Womack Football Public Relations
Kellen Williams Football Education
Justine Bernier Soccer General Studies
Victoria Frederick Soccer Biology
Hailey Hull  Soccer Food and Nutrition
Kelly King  Soccer Public Relations
Shannon Lathrop  Soccer Food and Nutrition
Carly Mygrants  Soccer Public Relations
Laura Nicholls  Soccer Restaurant and Hospitality Management
Rosaly Petriello  Soccer Early Childhood Education
Brooke Rogers  Soccer Finance
Lindsey Sillers  Soccer Food and Nutrition
Katie Woolbright  Soccer Marketing
Mary Catherine Aune Volleyball Advertising
Kayla Fitterer Volleyball Accounting
Calli Johnson Volleyball Sport Management
Alyssa Meuth Volleyball Human Development & & Family Studies
Leigh Moyer Volleyball Art
Stephanie Riley Volleyball Biology
Kayla Schmidt Volleyball Exercise Science