Chancellor’s List Highlights Academic Success
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The University of Arkansas Razorbacks Athletics Department continues its classroom success with more than 50 student-athletes earning selection to the Chancellor’s and Dean’s Lists for the fifth consecutive semester.
The spring 2015 semester saw 56 Razorback student-athletes honored. Head coach Sean Schimmel had 12 women’s swimmers and divers on the lists while Chris Bucknam and men’s cross country/track and field had eight selections. Lance Harter and the women’s cross country/track and field teams were next with seven student-athletes on the lists.
Swimming and Diving leads Arkansas’ all-time selections to the Chancellor’s and Dean’s lists with more than 100 honorees since 2009.
The success in the classroom by Razorbacks student-athletes is part of a bigger, University-wide initiative with Arkansas Athletics setting the goal of achieving a department grade point average of 3.0 by 2015 and 3.2 by 2021. Razorbacks student-athletes posted a program record 3.24 cumulate GPA in 2014-15, already surpassing their goal.
The spring 2015 semester was highly successful with more than 60 percent of Razorbacks student-athletes with a 3.0 GPA or higher, the 11th consecutive semester with a mark better than 3.0. Sixteen Razorbacks teams were above a 3.0 and 87 student-athletes earned their degrees in 2014-15.
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2015 Chancellor’s List and Dean’s Lists
|Hjalte Froholdt, Esq||Football|
|Jacob Herndon||Men’s Tennis|
|Quiroga Munoz||Men’s Tennis|
|Branch Terrell||Men’s Tennis|
|Evan Arrindell, II||Men’s Track and Field|
|Nicholas Costanza||Men’s Track and Field|
|Andrew Henn||Men’s Track and Field|
|Christian Heymsfield||Men’s Track and Field|
|Gabriel Moore||Men’s Track and Field|
|Andrew Pisechko||Men’s Track and Field|
|Tomas Squella||Men’s Track and Field|
|Derek Zimmerman||Men’s Track and Field|
|John Howard, III||NO|
|Yuliya Banach||Swimming and Diving|
|Nicole Daniels||Swimming and Diving|
|Sarah Easterling||Swimming and Diving|
|Chloe Hannam||Swimming and Diving|
|Katelin Kearbey||Swimming and Diving|
|Jordan Kimmey||Swimming and Diving|
|Anna Mayfield||Swimming and Diving|
|Erika McGovern||Swimming and Diving|
|Madeline Monroe||Swimming and Diving|
|Courtney Nall||Swimming and Diving|
|Rachel Stoehr||Swimming and Diving|
|Megan Strickland||Swimming and Diving|
|Melissa Wolff||Women’s Basketball|
|Shawn Rennegarbe||Women’s Golf|
|Nicole Breaux||Women’s Tennis|
|Makenzie Craft||Women’s Tennis|
|Peyton Jennings||Women’s Tennis|
|Kaitlin Flattmann||Women’s Track and Field|
|Gina Hauptman||Women’s Track and Field|
|Jessica Kamilos||Women’s Track and Field|
|Shannon Klenke||Women’s Track and Field|
|Samantha Mohler||Women’s Track and Field|
|Valerie Reina||Women’s Track and Field|
|Regan Ward||Women’s Track and Field|