215 Wildcats Named to Fall Honor Roll

Jason King is one of 23 student-athletes at K-State with a cumulative GPA of 4.0.

Jan. 18, 2011

IRVING, Texas - The Big 12 Conference released its 2010 Fall Commissioner's Honor Roll on Tuesday with a total of 215 Kansas State student-athletes making the list. The conference recognizes all student-athletes at its member institutions during each semester with a 3.0 GPA or higher.

Of the 215 K-State student-athletes recognized for their academic excellence, 23 own a perfect cumulative 4.0 GPA. K-State, which currently ranks No. 1 in the Big 12 in graduation rate for all student-athletes, has placed 200 or more student-athletes on the honor roll for six straight semesters.

Rowing led all Wildcat athletic teams with 49 honorees on the honor roll, including five student-athletes with perfect 4.0 GPAs. Other total student-athletes on the honor roll include football (31), equestrian (29), men's track and field (25), women's track and field (22), baseball (14), volleyball (14), women's tennis (4), women's basketball (6), women's golf (8), men's golf (8) and men's basketball (5).

The 23 Wildcats named to the list with a perfect cumulative 4.0 GPA include: Jason King (baseball), Petra Niedermayerova (women's tennis), Belle Calkin (equestrian), Rachel Rusk (equestrian), Allison Tozier (equestrian), Courtney Cook (volleyball), Audrey Horton (volleyball), Alex Potuzak (men's basketball), Elizabeth Demars (rowing), Jennifer Smisek (rowing), Brandy Tholstrup (rowing), Abigail Weaver (rowing), Amanda Weishaar (rowing), Alyssa Bellinder (women's track), Avery Clifton (women's track), Annika Schoenebeck (women's track), Sarah Swenson (women's track), Mitchel Loring (men's track), Jack Sachse (men's track), Gabe Gantz (football), Jared Loomis (football), Zach Nemechek (football), Logan Wiltfong (football).