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Governors State Athletic Department Names Fall Semester Honor Roll

Eighteen student-athletes were named to the fall semester Athletic Department Honor Roll at Governors State University. This academic acknowledgement is given to athletes who earned a minimum GPA of 3.00 for the semester, with High Honors going to those with at least a 3.50 GPA.

High Honor Roll for 2015 Fall Semester (min. 3.50 GPA)

Women’s Basketball:
Raven Phillips, Oak Forest, senior; Kanitral Averhart, Romeoville, junior; Rachel Distor, Orland Park, freshman

Men’s Golf:
Tony Roop, Peotone, senior

Women’s Golf:
Avalon Marciniak, Dyer, IN, senior; Nicole Brusich, Mokena, junior

Savik Salgado, Chicago, junior; Haley Wacker, Frankfort, junior; Erika Halverson, Peotone, freshman

Honor Roll for 2015 Fall Semester (min. 3.0 GPA)

Men’s Basketball:
Jalen Miller, Chicago, sophomore; Shane Roberts, Akron, Ohio, junior

Women’s Basketball:
Achuynnua Robinson, Plainfield, junior; Zaporia Smith, Chicago junior

Men’s Cross Country:
Richard Gray, Palos Hills, junior

Men’s Basketball; Men’s Cross Country:
Willie Lipsey, Homewood, junior

Men’s Golf
Kevin Holtz, Homewood, junior

Briana Clark, Houston, TX, senior; Briana Holden, Richton Park, sophomore


Governors State University serves more than 5,900 undergraduate and graduate students with 64 degree and 24 certificate programs that prepare them for success in business, industry, healthcare, the arts and education. As a state university, GSU is committed to providing high-quality, accessible, and responsible higher education opportunities. GSU is located 40 miles south of Chicago in University Park, IL and offers the most affordable undergraduate tuition and fees in the state. GSU is committed to embracing diversity and academic excellence.