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Liberty Athletics honors students for academic achievements

May 5, 2011 : Liberty University Athletics

Liberty's student-athletes with a perfect 4.0 GPA were honored on Monday night at the ninth annual Academics Award Banquet.

Liberty Athletics held its ninth annual Academic Awards Banquet on Monday, May 2, honoring the hard work and achievements of its student-athletes in the classroom.

The banquet was held in the Club Pavilion of the Williams Stadium Tower and honored all student-athletes with a cumulative 3.0 grade-point average (GPA) or higher. Liberty Athletics invited 282 student-athletes who met the scholastic criteria, the highest number of invitees in Athletics Department history.

Academic highlights announced during the evening included 17 out of 21 programs with a 3.0 or higher team GPA, 119 students with a 3.5 GPA or higher and 12 student-athletes who are maintaining a perfect 4.0 GPA.

  • For the full story, and a list of all student athletes recognized at the banquet, go to www.libertyflames.com