LEWISBURG, Pa. – Bucknell women's tennis placed 10 players on the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll, which was released by the conference office on Thursday. The Bison's total was the most of the nine teams in the league.
To be eligible for the Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete must earn a 3.20 grade-point average in the spring semester and participate in one of the Patriot League's winter or spring championship sports.
Nine of the 10 honorees for the Bison had a GPA of at least 3.50. The team's overall GPA of 3.62 led all of Bucknell's sports teams during the spring semester. Rising junior Danielle Gannon led the way as she was one of seven players in the conference with a perfect 4.0.
Melissa Parks, a 2017 graduate with a double major in economics and political science, was one of six players in the league to earn a spot on the Academic Honor Roll for a fourth consecutive season.
The following are Bucknell's 2017 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll members from the women's tennis team:
Jill Auteri, Fr., Undeclared
Emilie Bush, Jr., Global Management
Lauren Fishbein, So., Biology
Danielle Gannon, So., Interdepartmental
Lisa Jouravleva, Jr., Sociology
Allie Lane, Jr., Accounting & Financial Management
Madeline Melch, Jr., Psychology
Mishi Papich, So., Psychology
Melissa Parks, Sr., Economics/Political Science
Michele Urbinati, Sr., English-Literary Studies/Economics