Another Strong Semester in the Classroom for TSU Athletics
Monday, May 22, 2017
Another Strong Semester in the Classroom for TSU Athletics
Photo By Sam Jordan - TSU Athletics

NASHVILLE --- Tennessee State University student-athletes produced another strong semester in the classroom this spring thanks to their hard work and dedication to greatness on and off the field.

A total of 129 student-athletes earned a place on the Honor Roll for the spring semester with 23 posting a perfect 4.0 grade point average. All of TSU’s female sports earned a 3.00 or higher team GPA for the spring.

Combining the winter and spring graduations, TSU saw 63 student-athletes complete their degrees during the 2016-17 academic year.

The women’s tennis team completed the spring semester with a combined 3.819 GPA, which was the best in the department. The softball team was the best in the classroom among large sports at TSU with a 3.549 team GPA. TSU’s volleyball team earned a 3.444 GPA this spring for second among large sports, followed by women’s golf with a 3.329 for second among small sports.

On the men’s side, the tennis team’s 3.481 spring GPA was the best followed by the golf team and its 2.874 team GPA.

SPRING SEMESTER GRADE POINT AVERAGES
Category 1:  Small Male & Female Sport Results
1st - Women’s Tennis:  3.819
2nd - Women’s Golf:  3.329

1st - Men’s Tennis:  3.481
2nd - Men’s Golf:  2.874

Category 2:  Large Male & Female Sport Results
1st - Softball:  3.549
2nd - Women’s Volleyball:  3.444
3rd - Women’s Track and Field:  3.109
4th - Women’s Basketball:  3.079

1st - Men’s Track and Field:  2.784
2nd - Football:  2.580
3rd - Men’s Basketball:  2.570

Honor Roll:  129
Spring Semester Perfect 4.00 GPA:  23
2016-2017 Graduates:  63

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