UMO Student-Athletes Walk Towards New Future

Photo by UMO Public Relations
Photo by UMO Public Relations

Mount Olive, N.C. – The University of Mount Olive saw 18 student-athletes walk across the stage in Kornegay Arena at winter graduation Saturday afternoon. The winter ceremony saw UMO President Dr. David Poole bestow one Masters degree and 17 Bachelors degrees to the Mount Olive student-athletes.

Daniel Rudolfsson received the Dr. Thomas R. Morris Award for Academic Excellence after completing his degree in business management with a 3.97 GPA.

A full photo gallery of the commencement ceremony can be found HERE.

Below is a list of UMO student-athletes who graduated during Saturday's commencement ceremony. 

Master of Business Administration
Nick Greyno, Track & Field

School of Arts and Sciences/Bachelor of Arts
Tabitha Byrd, Cheerleading
Fabiana Alcala Pertegaz, Women's Soccer
DeAndre Barber, Men's Basketball
Dedric Byrd, Men's Basketball
Mireia Sune Galan, Women's Cross Country/Track & Field
Kendall Holycross, Women's Lacrosse
Skyler King, Men's Lacrosse
Jose Lopez, Baseball
Carson McCurdy, Baseball
Lauren Mumford, Women's Soccer
Trey Pate, Baseball
Tunisia Prince, Women's Track & Field
Braxton Shetley, Baseball
Zach Vennaro, Baseball
Ja'Kara White, Women's Basketball
Robert L. Tillman School of Business/Bachelor of Science
Daniel Rudolfsson, Department Intern
Trae Sweeting, Baseball