HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Lees-McRae College is pleased to announce that 93 of its student-athletes (including eight dual-sport athletes) have been named to the 2011 Conference Carolinas Spring Presidential Honor Roll.
Lees-McRae and Conference Carolinas continue to emphasize "Academics and Athletics Working Together." The Presidential Honor Roll recognizes student-athletes who have earned a 3.20 grade-point average on a 4.00 scale for the semester and includes freshman and transfer student athletes (that have participated in either a conference or non-conference sponsored sport).
Leading the way for the Bobcats was the cycling program, which featured 22 student-athletes with a 3.20 semester GPA or better. The women's soccer program placed 11 students on the honor roll, while women's lacrosse and women's track and field each had 10.
Conference Carolinas is a premier NCAA Division II athletics conference made up of 11 schools from North Carolina and South Carolina. These institutions consist of: Barton College, Belmont Abbey College, Coker College, Converse College, Erskine College, Lees-McRae College, Limestone College, Mount Olive College, Pfeiffer University, Queens University of Charlotte, and St. Andrews Presbyterian College.
The following Lees-McRae student-athletes were named to the Spring Presidential Honor Roll (listed by sport):
Men's Cross Country
Men's Track and Field
Women's Cross Country
Women's Track & Field