Trojans Excel In The Classroom

Trojans Excel In The Classroom

The University of Mount Olive had another successful spring semester in the classroom. Thirteen of eighteen sports had a team GPA of over a 3.0.

Men's Tennis won the highest team GPA with a 3.689.

Five teams made over a 3.4: Women's Tennis, Women's Volleyball, Men's Volleyball, Men's Golf, and Men's Cross Country. There were also seven other teams that had a cumulative 3.0 or higher: Softball, Men's Soccer, Women's Golf, Women's Lacrosse, Women's Soccer, Women's Cross Country, and Women's Basketball.

The average team GPA was a 3.178. The averaged marked the 12th straight semester with over a 3.0 GPA.

"We're proud of the hard work by our student-athletes in the classroom, as well as the emphasis that our coaches put on academics. It is our department goal to average over a 3.0 GPA, and it is impressive that we have now accomplished this goal 12 consecutive semesters," said Vice President for Athletics Jeff Eisen.

There were also 22 student-athletes that had a perfect 4.0 GPA for the spring semester.

Lauren Cowley - Women's Soccer 

Kali Cook-Grisewood - Women's Lacrosse

Jonathan Dahlke - Men's Cross Country and Track & Field

Pol Domenech Ferrer - Men's Cross Country and Track & Field

Gina Fader - Women's Lacrosse

Callie Ferrell - Softball

Addison Foudray - Women's Lacrosse

Nicholle-Christine Galletti - Women's Lacrosse

Julie Gonzalez-Rodriguez - Women's Tennis

Nicholas Greyno - Men's Track & Field

Martin Moser - Men's Tennis

Jesiah Orr - Men's Volleyball

Bradley Ragan - Baseball

Katharina Reitmayer - Women's Cross Country and Track & Field

Amanda Tanner - Women's Cross Country and Track & Field

Benjamin Veith - Men's Track & Field

Alexandra Wetherholt - Women's Soccer 

Adreanna White - Cheerleading

Kodi Whitley - Baseball

Lewis Xiberras - Men's Soccer

Jeffrey Yasalonis - Men's Volleyball

Bruce Zimmermann - Baseball