CHATTANOOGA (UTC) -- The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga put 25 student-athletes on the 2011 Fall Academic All-Southern Conference Team the league office announced Thursday.
The Mocs led the SoCon with six honorees maintaining a 4.0- grade-point-average among the fall sports teams.
To be eligible, student-athletes must carry at least a 3.3 cumulative grade point average entering the fall season and were required to compete in at least one-half of their team's competitions during the recently-concluded fall campaign. In addition, the student-athletes must have successfully completed at least 24 credit hours in the previous two semesters.
Cross Country's Chris Berry (M.B.A.), Morgan Buchanan (Education), Tara Gietema (Marketing), Sarah White-Woerner (Health & Human Performance); along with Soccer's Taylor Mangrum (Occupational Therapy) and volleyball's Christina Teter (Biology) all have 4.0 cumulative g.p.a.s at Chattanooga.
UTC's football team led the way with seven on the list while men's cross country and soccer had five each. The volleyball and women's cross country teams each had four make the team.
See the list below for a complete review of the Mocs on the Academic All-SoCon team. A .pdf of all 297 student-athletes across the conference who made the squad is available on the attached .pdf.
Mocs on the 2011 Academic All-SoCon Team
(Name Year Sport G.P.A. Major)
Adam MillerJr. Football 3.74 Construction Management
Brock OliverSr. Football 3.54 Accounting
Nick Pollard Fr. Football 3.50 Undecided
C.J. Murrell So. Football 3.48 Civil Engineering
Joel Bradford Sr. Football 3.46 Finance
Mike Hammons Sr. Football 3.44 History
Taylor Dodds Fr. Football 3.38 Undecided
Chris Berry Sr. Men's XC 4.00 M.B.A.
Lucas Cotter Jr. Men's XC 3.83 Accounting
Mark Cole Jr. Men's XC 3.82 Biochemistry
Nathan Wanuch Jr. Men's XC 3.66 Health & Human Performance
Drew Austell So. Men's XC 3.60 Exercise Science
Morgan Buchanan Jr. Women's XC 4.00 Education
Tara Gietema Sr. Women's XC 4.00 Marketing
Sarah White-Woerner Sr. Women's XC 4.00 Health & Human Performance
Jenna Nick So. Women's XC 3.67 History
Taylor Mangrum So. Soccer 4.00 Occupational Therapy
Danielle Barr Sr. Soccer 3.89 Biochemistry
Becca Smith Jr. Soccer 3.86 Interior Design
Kelsey Swann Jr. Soccer 3.38 Social Work
Tayler Shelby Jr. Soccer 3.32 Biology
Christina Teter Jr. Volleyball 4.00 Biology
Heather Parman Jr. Volleyball 3.84 Criminal Justice
Meagan Ernd Jr. Volleyball 3.43 Psychology
Tess Kosycarz So. Volleyball 3.40 Biology
Information provided by UTC Sports Information and GoMocs.com.