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07-24-2013, 07:41 PM
Congratulations to all the honored Gonzaga and the other WCC student-athletes...

GU Student-Athletes Earn WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll

SAN BRUNO, Calif. Ė Gonzaga University student-athletes once again stood out in the classroom as 195 Bulldogs were named to the 2013 West Coast Conference Commissioner's Honor Roll. The list recognizes student-athletes who balance athletic success with academic excellence and have a minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

For the second-consecutive year, over 1,000 WCC student-athletes garnered honors on the Commissionerís Honor Roll.

The Bulldogs had 29 student-athletes receive Gold status (4.00-3.75 GPA), led by menís basketball player Kelly Olynyk (accounting; 4.00 GPA) and menís cross country runner Andrew Walker (Masters of Education; 4.00 GPA). Gonzaga accounted for 45 Silver recipients (3.74-3.50 GPA) and 121 Bronze accolades (3.49-3.00 GPA).

Commissioner's Honor Roll Criteria

Only grades earned at WCC institutions may be used in calculating the grade point average for this award. To be considered for this honor, student-athletes must meet the following requirements:

1) Individuals must have earned a varsity letter in a sport which the conference determined a champion in the recently completed academic year.

2) The cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 must be based on a 4.0 scale.

3) The individuals must have successfully completed an average of at least 12 graded credit hours (non pass-fail hours) per term...

Gonzaga Article Link includes a listing of the 195 honored Zags (http://www.gozags.com/ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=26400&ATCLID=208812465)

Full WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll Link (http://www.gozags.com/pdf9/2440085.pdf)