Mount Olive, North Carolina. - The University of Mount Olive had another successful fall semester in the classroom. Eighteen of twenty-two sports had a team GPA of over a 3.0.
Women's cross country had the highest team GPA with a 3.759.
Two other teams achieved over a 3.6 GPA: Women's Golf and Women's Tennis. Including the three teams previously mentioned, 13 additional teams posted GPAs over a 3.0: Men's Volleyball, Men's Golf, Softball, Baseball, Women's Lacrosse, Women's Basketball, Men's Tennis, Men's Soccer, Women's Volleyball, Women's Track & Field, Women's Soccer, Men's Cross Country, and Men's Lacrosse
The average team GPA was a 3.101, which marked the 17th straight semester with over a 3.0 GPA.
"We are so proud of the job that our student-athletes have done in the classroom. They continue to achieve, semester after semester, demonstrating a commitment to excellence," said Vice President for Athletics Jeff Eisen.
There were also 28 student-athletes that had a perfect 4.0 GPA for the fall semester.
|Jazlyn Grimes||Women's Basketball|
|Pedro Gonzalez||Men's Volleyball|
|Nicolas Laxar||Men's Volleyball|
|Luke Glunt||Men's Wrestling|
|Olle Ryberg||Men's Golf|
|Linn Bergman||Women's Golf|
|Johanna Andersson||Women's Golf|
|Erica Boswell||Women's Soccer|
|Emma Campbell||Women's Soccer|
|Samuel Murphy||Men's Soccer|
|Darnell Shortland||Men's Soccer|
|Micah Smith||Men's Soccer|
|Noah Auger||Men's Soccer|
|Erin Dillon||Women's XC/T&F|
|Rosario Bove||Women's Tennis|
|Caleb Hippensteel||Men's Lacrosse|
|Graden Soucy||Men's Lacrosse|
|Charles Urban||Men's Lacrosse|
|Leah Hanle||Women's XC|
|Candise Lockett||Women's T&F|
|Meredith Lorient||Women's XC/T&F|
|Taylor Moncrief||Women's T&F|
|Jacob Gonzalez||Men's XC/T&F|
|Tai Smith||Men's XC|
Student-athletes on the academic honor roll will be honored at halftime of the men's basketball game vs Barton on February 5 in Kornegay Arena. The Ceremony Will be streamed on the Trojan Sports Network as part of the men's basketball game.