Academic accolades have come pouring in as the Tide comes to the end of the school year, including a trio of NCAA Postgraduate Scholarships, a fourth NCAA Elite 89 Award, a league-best 14 gymnasts on the Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll, the SEC Gymnastics Scholar-Athlete of the Year and a prestigious Goldwater Scholarship
Beyond leading the league this season, Alabama also leads the SEC all-time with 256 honors since the award's inception in 1984
The two-time Scholastic All-American and member of the Crimson Tide's 2011 and 2012 NCAA Championship teams was recently announced as one of two University of Alabama students honored by the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship and Excellence in Education Foundation with scholarships for the 2013-14 academic year
A four-time All-American, Kim Jacob has volunteered with the Stallings RISE Center, the Color Run, the Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes, Suds For Sully and the ReadBAMARead Foundation
The Crimson Tide will also be a part of Friday night's Homecoming pep rally as well as Saturday's Homecoming parade and autograph session
2011 | Freshman Scholastic All-American ... SEC Academic Honor Roll ... named to the President's List (4.0 grade point average) for the fall semester ... earned Dean's List (3.5 or better GPA) honors for the spring semester.