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Courtesy: Appalachian State Athletics
210 Mountaineers earned a spot on the 2012-13 SoCon Honor Roll, including Alex Herbst (soccer) and Debra Domermuth (women's track and field) who boast perfect 4.0 marks.
209 Student-Athletes Named to SoCon Honor Roll
Courtesy: Appalachian State Sports Information
Release: Saturday 06/27/2013 (ET)
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SPARTANBURG, S.C. — 209 Appalachian State University student-athletes were named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll for the 2012-13 academic year, as announced by the league office on Thursday. A total of 2,023 student-athletes were recognized across the conference, topping 2,000 for the first time in league history.

Football and women’s soccer paced the Mountaineers with 28 honorees each, followed by women’s track and field with 22 and men’s track and field, who placed 17 on the list.

Of the 209 Appalachian student-athletes recognized, 86 were honored with the Commissioner’s Medal for achieving a GPA of at least 3.50. Two Mountaineers posted a perfect 4.0 GPA, including Alex Herbst (men’s soccer) and Debra Domermuth (women’s track and field/cross country).

Davidson had a league-best 258 student-athletes on the honor roll, while App State was second with 209. Each of the SoCon’s 12 league schools had at least 118 student-athletes on the list.

The SoCon Academic Honor Roll consists of varsity student-athletes who post a 3.0 grade-point average or higher while passing at least 24 hours in two semesters.



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