CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Virginia Military Institute landed 89 cadet-athletes on the Big South Conference's prestigious Presidential Honor Roll, the league office announced Tuesday afternoon.
The Big South Conference placed 1,773 out of 3,560 student-athletes – 49.80 percent – on its prestigious annual Presidential Honor Roll list for the 2012-13 academic season, it was announced today by the Big South office. To be named to the Presidential Honor Roll, student-athletes must maintain a grade point average of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) or better for the recently-completed academic year. The 49.80 percentage marks the highest percentage since 2003 and is the fourth-straight year above the 45 percent threshold, as well as the seventh consecutive year-to-year improvement.
The school-by-school listing of the Big South’s Presidential Honor Roll is attached to this release, while a sport-by-sport listing is available on the Conference’s Website, www.BigSouthSports.com.