UK3 300LEXINGTON, Ky. (7/11/14) — A total of 75 University of Kentucky student-athletes were named to the Southeastern Conference First-Year Academic Honor Roll for their impressive achievements in the classroom, the league office announced Friday.

The 2014 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll is based on grades from the 2013 summer, 2013 fall and 2014 spring terms. Kentucky had the third-most student-athletes make the honor roll behind South Carolina’s 92 honorees and Alabama’s 86 honorees.

A total of 820 student-athletes were named to the 2014 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll, while a total of 3,116 student-athletes around the league earned academic honor roll recognition in 2013-14.

Each student-athlete eligible for the honor roll must have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or above at the nominating institution, be on scholarship or a letter winner, have completed 24 semester hours of non-remedial credit at the nominating institution, and have been a member of the varsity team for the sport's entire NCAA championship segment.

A complete list of UK honor roll recipients is below.

  • Zack Brown – Baseball – Accounting
  • Marcus Carson – Baseball – Business Management
  • Connor Heady – Baseball – Undergraduate Studies
  • Logan Salow – Baseball – Undergraduate Studies
  • JaVon Shelby – Baseball – Communication
  • Robert Ziegler – Baseball – Undergraduate Studies
  • Dominique Hawkins – M. Basketball – Communication
  • Dakari Johnson – M. Basketball – Communication
  • Marcus Lee – M. Basketball – Undergraduate Studies
  • Derek Willis – M. Basketball – Undergraduate Studies
  • Makayla Epps – W. Basketball – Undergraduate Studies
  • Linnae Harper – W. Basketball – Psychology
  • Nick Haynes – Football – Economics
  • Austin MacGinnis – Football – Undergraduate Studies
  • Reese Phillips – Football – Media Arts and Studies
  • Christopher Meuth – M. Golf – Biology
  • Stephen Stallings – M. Golf – Finance
  • Megan Kinney – W. Golf – Undergraduate Studies
  • Ale Walker – W. Golf – Business Management
  • Alyssa Bertoni – Gymnastics – International Studies
  • Kirsten Canini – Gymnastics – Biology
  • Taylor Puryear – Gymnastics – Undergraduate Studies
  • Heather Kirby – Rifle – Equine Science and Management
  • Sonya May – Rifle – Media Arts and Studies
  • Alex Bumpus – M. Soccer – Undergraduate Studies
  • Ryan Creel – M. Soccer – Communication
  • Kaelon Fox – M. Soccer – Business Management
  • Sam Miller – M. Soccer – Undergraduate Studies
  • Cameron Mohseni – M. Soccer – Psychology/Sustainable Agriculture
  • Charlie Reymann – M. Soccer – Finance
  • Paul Sime – M. Soccer – Political Science
  • Jordan Wilson – M. Soccer – Finance
  • Alex Carter – W. Soccer – Human Nutrition
  • Laura Connor – W. Soccer – Undergraduate Studies
  • Karli Ladwig – W. Soccer – Business Management/Animal Sciences
  • Kaitlin Miller – W. Soccer – Exercise Science
  • Morgan Riggs – W. Soccer – Exercise Science
  • Meagan Prince – Softball – Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Breanne Ray – Softball – Undergraduate Studies
  • Shannon Smith – Softball – Exercise Science
  • Tanner Anderson – M. Swim & Diving – Biology
  • Christopher Grimmett-Norris – M. Swim & Diving – Hospitality Management and Tourism
  • Kyle Higgins – M. Swim & Diving – Exercise Science
  • Adam Shaw – M. Swim & Diving – Agricultural Economics
  • Hector Tricas – M. Swim & Diving – Health Promotion
  • Annah Baykal – W. Swim & Diving – Chemical Engineering
  • Kelly Berger – W. Swim & Diving – Undergraduate Studies
  • Kendal Casey – W. Swim & Diving – Undergraduate Studies
  • Morgan Contino – W. Swim & Diving – Social Studies Education
  • Kendra Crew – W. Swim & Diving – Accounting/Exercise Science
  • Danielle Galyer – W. Swim & Diving – Psychology
  • Kate Kelly – W. Swim & Diving – Exercise Science
  • Mallory Mathias – W. Swim & Diving – Accounting
  • Nils Ellefsen – M. Tennis – Finance
  • Aldila Sutjadi – W. Tennis – Undergraduate Studies
  • David Cline – M. Track & Field – Biosystems Engineering
  • Brooks Divine – M. Track & Field – Mechanical Engineering
  • Jordan Gibbs-Francis – M. Track & Field – Psychology
  • Gabriel Harm – M. Track & Field – Economics/Marketing
  • Spencer Hrycay – M. Track & Field – Exercise Science
  • Nikolas Huffman – M. Track & Field – Undergraduate Studies
  • Timothy Layten – M. Track & Field – Journalism
  • Michael Lester – M. Track & Field – Exercise Science
  • Cole Oliver – M. Track & Field – Undergraduate Studies
  • Ryan Polman – M. Track & Field – Biology
  • Dylan Rich – M. Track & Field – Health Promotion
  • Lou Styles – M. Track & Field – Mechanical Engineering/Mathematics
  • Sean Willard – M. Track & Field – Accounting
  • Alisha Adair – W. Track & Field – Undergraduate Studies
  • Kristen Hale – W. Track & Field – Exercise Science
  • Amy Hansen – W. Track & Field – Animal Sciences
  • Cassidy Shippy – W. Track & Field – Political Science
  • Alyssa Taylor – W. Track & Field – Marketing/Exercise Science
  • Brandi Walker – W. Track & Field – Animal Sciences
  • Emily Franklin – Volleyball – Exercise Science
  • Anni Thomasson – Volleyball – Health Promotion
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