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.

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