Athletics News

Athletic Academic Services Announces Spring 2008 Awards

The Tiger Athletic Academic Skills Center announced its 2008 Spring award winners Friday.
The Tiger Athletic Academic Skills Center announced its 2008 Spring award winners Friday.

July 11, 2008

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - - The University of Memphis Athletic Academic Services Department announced the Tiger Academic 30 and the Tiger 3.0 Club members for the spring 2008 semester Friday.

Two teams were also recognized for having the top GPAs as well. The volleyball team posted the highest spring GPA of all the women's sports teams with a 3.68, while the men's tennis team posted the highest men's GPA, with a 3.52 during the spring season.

Thirty student-athletes were also named to the Tiger Academic 30. The Tiger Academic 30 is made up of the student-athlete with the highest GPA on each of the teams, then the next-highest GPAs are included until there is a pool of 30 honorees on each semester's squad. The Tiger Academic 30 is listed below:

Ryan Holland, Baseball
Mark Jobe, Baseball
Neil Schenk, Baseball
Chance McGrady, Men's Basketball
Jessica Hall, Women's Basketball
Curtis Gibbs, Men's Cross Country/Track
Chen Edri, Women's Track and Field
Will Fruitt, Football
Brandon Pearce, Football
Andy Smith, Football
Stefan Erdedi, Men's Golf
Rachel Larson, Women's Golf
Andrew Hahn, Rifle
Robert Sausaman, Men's Soccer
Tarah Kerr, Women's Soccer
Kate Murphy, Women's Soccer
Amanda Olszewski, Women's Soccer
Katie Sabet, Women's Soccer
Leila Dolfo, Softball
Melissa Nance, Softball
Benedikt Fischer, Men's Tennis
Amrit Narasimhan, Men's Tennis
Dara Toulch, Women's Tennis
Christine Bach, Volleyball
Gresh Gorman, Volleyball
Katlin Inglish, Volleyball
Becky Shaffer, Volleyball
Janelle Valle, Softball
Vendula Strnadova, Women's Soccer
John McArthur, Football

The Tiger 3.0 club is made up of every student-athlete who has a GPA of 3.0 or higher during each semester. The Spring 2008 Tiger 3.0 club is below:

Baseball
Zach Clark
Dylan Cupples
Alex Fennell
Andrew Haley
Ryan Holland
Mark Jobe
Jonathan Jones
Daniel Kaufmann
Chris Kirkland
Brennon Martin
Chris Newsom
Chris Novikoff
Tyler Roberts
Neil Schenk
Dane Sharp
Worth Tate
Philip Utley
Trey Wiedman
Matt Yokley
Chad Zurcher

Men's Basketball
Chance McGrady

Football
Michael Antonescu
Philip Beliles
Charlie Bryant
John Clem
Michael Denning
Joseph Doss
Paul Edwards
Will Fruitt
John Hill
Taz Knockum
Joseph Mack
John McArthur
Corey Mills
Brandon Patterson
Brandon Pearce
Tommy Phelps
Matt Reagan
Jonathan Simpson
Andy Smith
Brent Sutherland
Brett Toney
Brent Todd
Bryan Wright

Men's Golf
Brad Benjamin
Philip Breeding
Stefan Erdedi
Jeff Hall
Jordan Payne
Kyle Ritchie
Mark Trow

Men's Soccer
Rick Alleman
Jared Britcher
Tripp Harkins
Thomas Hyland
Jordan Lynn
Adam Montgomery
Robert Sausaman
Tyler Strom

Men's Tennis
Benedikt Fischer
Michael Gaerthoeffner
Spencer Heflin
Amrit Narasimhan
Charlie Ramsay
Jordan Smith
Jorge Vazquez

Men's Track and Field
Darius Anderson
Glen Edwards
Jorgen Ekdahl
Curtis Gibbs
Samuel James
Jarred Jones
Darrell Lewis
Christian McDonald
Corey Mills
Jason Morgan
Steffen Nerdal
Amaechi Oselukwue
Brian Prackett
Knut Syversen

Rifle
Andrew Hahn
Greg Morton
Rustin Russell
Luke Ryerkerk
Amelia Stacey
Britton Watson

Women's Basketball
Jessica Hall
Aroha Jennings
Shae Seagraves

Women's Golf
Dawn-Marie Conaty
Leslie Grabeman
Rachel Larson

Softball
Leila Dolfo
Kimmi Hayden
Lindsay Kelso
Maddie McKinley
Heather Mott
Melissa Nance
Sara Schneider
Kim Sirman
Lyndsey Sterling
Janelle Valle

Women's Soccer
Kelsey Bakker
Brittany Baldwin
Caroline Barrett
Victoria Dalton
Lia Fannin
Brittany Hance
Kylie Hayes
Tarah Kerr
Laura Laufenberg
Maggie Leone
Kate Murphy
Amanda Olszewski
Roma Rozanska
Katie Sabet
Elaine Sedgewick
Melissa Smith
Harumi Someya
Vendula Strnadova
Halley Jo Sullivan
Eliza Wellford

Women's Tennis
Amanda Brown
Kristin Chamberlain
Ashley Murdock
Dara Toulch

Women's Track and Field
Sivan Aballi
Desiree' Blow
Whitney Bolton
Chen Edri
LaShundra Kershaw
Susan King
Emily Malinowski
Tina Sherratt
Ashley Stewart
Holland Thomas
Jessica Wright

Volleyball
Christine Bach
Shelby Burton
Sarah Chambers
Laura Cote
Gresh Gorman
Katlin Inglish
Ashley Liford
Becky Shaffer
Rebekah Strickland
Rachel Theard
Lauren Thompson
Emily Underwood

Rotating image
Twitter Facebook YouTube Instagram Tumblr FourSquare Pintrist