Jan. 20, 2010
FRISCO, Texas - Stephen F. Austin placed a league-best 81 student-athletes on the 2009 Capital One/Southland Conference Commissioner's Fall Honor Roll announced league officials Wednesday afternoon. SFA increased it's honorees by 15 from a year ago and was one of seven league members with at least 60 student-athletes named to the list.
Of the 81 SFA athletes named to the honor roll, 43 recorded at least a 3.5 GPA, which was eight more than one year ago. SFA also led the way with 18 of those 43 student-athletes making the list with a perfect 4.0 GPA, including six alone from the Ladyjack volleyball team.
Overall, the Lumberjack football team led the way with 35 selections, while the Ladyjack soccer team increased it's total from one year ago by four to 19 selections. The Ladyjack volleyball team placed 11 on the list, while the men's cross country team had nine and the women eight. Half of the women's cross country team finished with perfect 4.0 marks, with the men's cross country team and Ladyajck soccer team placing three apiece on the list and the football team two.