June 3, 2013

Coker College Student-Athletes Honored by Conference Carolinas

HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Coker College had 115 student-athletes named to the 2013 Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Honor Roll, the league office announced today. It marked the second consecutive honor roll that saw over 100 Cobras listed.

“I am truly proud of our student-athletes and their accomplishments,” vice president of athletics and facilities Lynn Griffin said. “We have had a wonderful year both in and out of the classroom, and to have over 100 student-athletes honored again speaks volumes about the college and its dedication to academics. Our faculty, staff and coaches should also be commended, as they have been instrumental in the success of our department.”

A total of 1,713 student-athletes were recognized on the spring honor roll. In order to qualify, a student-athlete must maintain a grade-point average of 3.20 or higher. Conference Carolinas presents its honor roll twice a year, covering the fall and spring academic semesters and is based on meeting the criteria at the end of the previous semester.

The following is the list of Coker student-athletes who were named to the Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Roll. 

Baseball

Men’s Basketball

Men’s Cross Country

Men’s Golf

Men’s Lacrosse

Men’s Soccer

Men’s Tennis

Men’s Volleyball

Cheerleading

Performance Dance Team

Women’s Basketball

Women’s Cross Country

Women’s Golf

Women’s Soccer

Softball

Women’s Tennis

Women’s Volleyball

Conference Carolinas is an NCAA Division II athletics conference made up of 12 schools from North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee. These institutions consist of: Barton College, Belmont Abbey College, Coker College, Converse College, Erskine College, King College, Lees-McRae College, Limestone College, Mount Olive College, North Greenville University, Pfeiffer University and Queens University of Charlotte.

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Coker College readies undergraduates for personal and professional success through a distinctive four-year program that emphasizes a practical application of the liberal arts as well as hands-on and discussion-based learning within and beyond the classroom. Coker is ranked among the “Best Colleges” in the South by U.S. News & World Report as well as The Princeton Review. Located in Hartsville, S.C., Coker is within two hours of the cultural, financial and recreational resources of Charlotte, Columbia, Charleston and Myrtle Beach.