VIDEO: 18 Florida Tech Panthers Earn Gulf South Conference FireSeeds Fall Academic Honor Roll
By Florida Tech // January 19, 2017
SR. Manny Abad holds perfect 4.0 GPA, tops on team
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – The Gulf South Conference released the 2016 FireSeeds Fall Academic Honor Roll Thursday morning and 18 Panthers qualified for the distinctive honor.
FIT honorees include Manny Abad, Tyler Brentzel, Jaz Gamble, Tyler Grow, Kyle Gullikson, Jo Jackson, Mark Jason, Cody Krueger, Antoine Mora, Matt Nelson, Michael Ruess, Cory Sanicky,Chris Stapleton, Ian Sumner, Letwan Sutton, Buck Watkins, Nevada Weaver and Daniel Welch.
Abad, a senior accounting major, holds the highest grade point average among Panthers who qualified at with a perfect 4.00 GPA.
Florida Tech’s second-highest GPA among qualifiers belongs to Sumner, who was named to the list with a 3.93 GPA in business administration.
A full breakdown of FIT’s honorees can be found below.
To qualify for the honor roll, student-athletes must have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher through the Fall 2016 semester.
Those who did not compete against outside competition were not eligible.
|Tyler Brentzel||Fr.||Chemical Engineering||3.81|
|Jaz Gamble||Sr.||Aviation Management||3.10|
|Kyle Gullikson||So.||Ocean Engineering||3.51|
|Cody Krueger||Jr.||Construction Management||3.25|
|Antoine Mora||Fr.||Chemical Engineering||3.60|
|Cory Sanicky||Sr.||Information Systems||3.75|
|Chris Stapleton||Sr.||Business Administration||3.75|
|Ian Sumner||Fr.||Business Administration||3.93|
|Letwan Sutton||Fr.||General Studies||3.40|
|Buck Watkins||Fr.||Sports Management||3.40|
|Nevada Weaver||Sr.||Mechanical Engineering||3.35|
|Daniel Welch||Fr.||Biomedical Engineering||3.05|
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