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Converse Athletics Places 103 On Presidential Honor Roll Fall 2017

Converse Athletics Places 103 On Presidential Honor Roll Fall 2017

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Converse College athletics is pleased to announce that 103 student-athletes have been named to the Presidential Honor Roll for Fall 2017. In total, Conference Carolinas and its member institutions saw a list of 2,294 student-athletes. Conference Carolinas institutions emphasize a commitment to the classroom and the motto "Academics and Athletics Working Together

The Conference Carolinas Presidential Honor Roll is awarded twice each school year, recognizing the scholastic achievements of student-athletes who achieve a grade-point average of 3.2 or higher on a 4-point scale each semester. All student-athletes, including underclassmen, transfers, and those who play non-conference sponsored sports, are eligible for the recognition as long as they participated during the semester in question.


Fall 2017 saw Emmanuel College as the leader, with 334 student-athletes represented. Belmont Abbey College and Limestone College followed with 284 and 272 student-athletes representing each institution, respectively.


The following student-athletes represented the Valkyries on the list:


Acrobatics and Tumbling - 12
Emily Adams
Sophia Carsto
Alexis Forbes
Emma Harrison
Hayden Hughes
Alison Kleinebreil
Jessica Konik
Jasmine Loy-Smith
Sabelle Nath
Amber Sinquefield
Delaney Weaver
Jordyn Welcher

Women's Basketball - 6
Jordan Brooks
O'livia Felton
Briana Hill
Taylor Morneault
Lindsey Rogers
Rebecca Travis

Women's Cross Country - 7
An Mei Li Campbell
Jamie Connelly
Kathryn Frizzell
Abigail Jolley
Jane Macsay
Jessica Morgan
Hannah Taber

Women's Equestrian - 6
Corrine Flanary
Elizabeth Gilbert
Britain Hamrick
Chapel Hedrick
Jennifer Matusik
Logan Stevens

Field Hockey - 4
Victoria Bailey
Sarah Healy
Bo Linders
Marina Montes-Nino Bruzone

Women's Golf - 8
Marisa Daquil Kawabe
Megan Dresser
Taylor Fisk
Grace Magera
Kristen McEachern
Elaina Smith
Bethany Thornbury
Vienna Winalski

Women's Lacrosse - 6
Amy Allen
Ashlei Alston
Victoria Bailey
Mercedes Dempsey
Brittni Jones
Aubrie Lauderdale

Women's Soccer - 17
Jaden Berwager
Blakeley Bristol
Stephanie Buchanan Rawls
Melissa Carlyle
Isabella Cassens
Claudia Coffin
Isabel Fangman
Yariana Franco
Gianna Mancinelli
Cassidy Marshall
Maria Martinez
Jennifer Matusik
Elizabeth Melching
Kayla Noon
Anyah Preston
Kayla Reeve
Morgan Tyler

Softball - 8
McKayla Davis
Moriah Gomez
Brianna Harrill
Makayla Krest
Jena Massing
Jianna Pellegrino
Allison Plafcan
Kirsten Stewart

Women's Swimming - 5
Julia Campbell
Kendall Polk
Cassidy Rindge
Sarah Russell
Hannah Taber

Women's Tennis - 4
Kaitlin Knight
Shi Qing Steffi Kong
Abby Roth
Elizabeth Schlesener

Women's Track & Field (Indoor & Outdoor) - 12
Daeja Belton
An Mei Li Campbell
Jamie Connelly
Sequoya Davis
Kathryn Frizzell
Abigail Jolley
Alison Jouan
Aileen Kovarik
Jane Macsay
Jessica Morgan
Bessie-Jean Reid
Hannah Taber

Women's Volleyball - 8
Sydney Allen
Jasmyne English 
Ansley Hodge
Jordan Mrkvicka
Kaylee Owens
Alexis Pitts
Lauren Tharrington
Deanna Unger 

See the complete list of all honorees here.

Barton College - 142
Belmont Abbey College - 284
Converse College - 103
Emmanuel College - 334
Erskine College - 133
King University - 219
Lees-McRae College - 157
Limestone College - 272
University of Mount Olive - 245
North Greenville University - 257
Southern Wesleyan University - 148