Fall Academic Success

FAYETTEVILLE — The University of Arkansas placed 29 student-athletes on the 2009 Fall Southeastern Conference Honor Roll the league office announced this week.

The Razorback soccer team led the way with 16 selections, followed by 10 from football and three from the volleyball team representing the fall competing teams.

“We are proud of the Razorback student-athletes representing the University of Arkansas on the SEC Fall Academic Honor Roll,” Vice Chancellor and Director of Athletics Jeff Long said. “These young men and women have demonstrated their commitment to academic and athletic achievement while embracing the full student-athlete experience.”

The soccer team has two student-athletes with perfect 4.0 grade point averages. Kailey Anders and Katherine Moffett led the way for the Razorbacks. Volleyball’s Mackenzie Rhea also had a 4.0 GPA.

The honorees from football include: Seth Armbrust, Clay Bemberg, Jake Bequette, Nick Brewer, John Durmon, Bret Harris, Joseph Henry, Thomas Moss, Austin Tucker and Jim Youngblood.

Soccer is represented by: Kelsey Allison, Kailey Anders, Sam Bolton, Lauren Hallauer, Anna Heintz, Brittany Hudson, Beth McVean, Kat Moffett, Erin Moskos, Kelly O’Connor, Daniella O’Shea, Laurel Pastor, Kathleen Paulsen, Kim Schleif, Sophie Wentz and Kendal Winston.

The volleyball team selections include: Rhea, Kristin Seaton and Kelli Stipanovich.

To be selected to the league’s honor roll, a student-athlete must have a GPA of 3.00 or above for either the preceding academic year or have a cumulative GPA above a 3.00; summer school from the previous semester is included; student-athletes may be scholarship and non-scholarship recipients; student-athletes must have successfully completed 24 semester or 36 quarter honors toward a degree; and student-athletes must be a member of the varsity team for the entire NCAA Championship segment.

The SEC also recognizes a winter and spring academic honor rolls.


Name Sport Major
Seth Armbrust Football Kinesiology
Clay Bemberg Football Sociology
Jake Bequette Football Finance
Nick Brewer Football Business
John Durmon Football Kinesiology
Bret Harris Football Kinesiology
Joseph Henry Football Marketing
Thomas Moss Football Engineering
Austin Tucker Football Kinesiology
Jim Youngblood Football Biology
Kelsey Allison W. Soccer Human Development
Kailey Anders W. Soccer Communication Disorders
Sam Bolton W. Soccer Nursing
Lauren Hallauer W. Soccer Kinesiology
Anna Heintz W. Soccer Engineering
Brittany Hudson W. Soccer Biology
Beth McVean W. Soccer Kinesiology
Kat Moffett W. Soccer Journalism
Erin Moskos W. Soccer Kinesiology
Kelly O’Connor W. Soccer International Relations
Daniella O’Shea W. Soccer Undeclared
Laurel Pastor W. Soccer Dietetics
Kathleen Paulsen W. Soccer Biology
Kim Schleif W. Soccer Chemistry
Sophie Wentz W. Soccer Communication Disorders
Kendal Winston W. Soccer Communication
Mackenzie Rhea Volleyball Biology
Kristin Seaton Volleyball Kinesiology
Kelli Stipanovich Volleyball Art