WINTER PARK, Fla. (February 24, 2013) - Rollins student-athletes again excelled in the classroom as 66 Tars were named to the Sunshine State Conference Fall Honor Roll, it was recently announced by commissioner Jay Jones.

To be eligible for the Commissioner's Fall Honor Roll, a student-athlete must post a minimum grade point average of 3.20 on a scale of 4.00.  Participants in the sports of men's and women's cross country, men's and women's soccer, and volleyball were eligible for the honor roll.

A total of 438 student-athletes were named to the list from the SSC's nine member institutions. Seventy-six students carried a perfect 4.00 GPA for the semester.

Having won 79 national championships since the league was founded in 1975, the SSC's student-athletes have also proven to be successful in the classrooms.  The NCAA recently announced that, for the sixth consecutive year, the Sunshine State Conference led all 23 Division II conferences with an Academic Success Rate of 86 percent.

Rollins Student-Athletes on SSC Honor Roll


Kayla Austin  -  Psychology

Aroon Duncanson  -  Undeclared

Megan Hodges  -  Elementary Education

Camille Indest  -  Psychology

April Jackson  -  International Relations

Jilliann Lau  -  Economics

Elizabeth Manno  -  Organizational Communication

Kelly Merideth  -  International Relations

MaryEllen Pole  -  Psychology

Collyn Welsch  -  Economics

Jessica Wilson  -  Economics

Women's Soccer

Hannah Bunn  -  Chemistry

Anita Cox  -  Media & Cultural Studies

Kimberly Foster  -  Psychology

Courtney Gladden  -  Undeclared

Nicole Haimes  -  Undeclared

Allison Holly  -  Economics

Emma Jones  -  Environmental Studies

Brenna McKee  -  International Relations

Courtney Reddig  -  Marine Biology

Whitney Rohrer  -  Psychology

Lauren Ryan  -  Mathematics

Ali Schrader  -  Economics

Mary Spring  -  Marine Biology

Taylor Thigpen  -  International Business

Jessica Zogg  -  International Business

Men's Soccer

Luke Ashford  -  Economics

Mark Biddinger  -  International Business

Alexander Bisbee  -  International Business

Grant Blackhurst  -  International Business

Jake Bokorney  -  Physics

Joseph Crowley  -  Latin Amer. & Caribbean Studies

Brett Durrance  -  Undeclared

Rafael Faria  -  International Business

Evan Greenbaum  -  Undeclared

Andrew Holliday  -  International Business

Franky Law  -  Undeclared

Daniel Salazar  -  Mathematics

Brennan Smith  -  Economics

Sebastian Walker  -  Studio Art

Jared Weiner  -  International Business

Anthony White  -  Psychology

Women's Cross Country

Sarah Ankli  -  Communication Studies

Kassandra Berger  -  Environmental Studies

Hayley Burke  -  Elementary Education

Francesca Champin  -  Anthropology

Jessica Deese  -  Human Resources Mgmt.

Sara Dobish  -  Psychology

Lauryn Falcone  -  Biology

Justin Falcone  -  Biology

Mary-Ellen Garner  -  Biology

Haley Haines  -  Communication Studies

Emily Hendrix  -  Economics

Hannah Lewis  -  Biology

Constance Perry  -  English

Danielle Rioux  -  Biology

Vada Sabbatelli  -  Biochemistry/Molecular Bio.

Ariana Simpson  -  Music

Sarah Walker  -  Undeclared

Men's Cross Country

Jeffrey Dirkin  -  International Business

Cortlandt Dunn  -  International Business

Cameron Mullins  -  History

Ronald Novak  -  Music

Matthew Robbins  -  International Business

Kyle Sawyer  -  Media & Cultural Studies

Joseph Skydel  -  Economics