BRISTOL, Tenn. – Conference Carolinas announced their Presidential Honor Roll for the spring semester and King University was one of six schools to have at least 200 student-athletes named to the list with 211. The Tornado baseball team led the way for King teams with 22 student-athletes on the list.
Limestone College led the league with 288 while Belmont Abbey College was second at 279 and Emmanuel Collee was third at 240. North Greenville University was fourth at 239, and the Tornado came in next with 211 student-athletes named to the list.
The King baseball team led the way with 28 student-athletes named to the list and cheer team came in next with 20. The softball team was next with 15 honorees with acrobatics & tumbling not far behind at 14. Men's soccer and women's volleyball had 11 each while men's volleyball rounded out the teams in double figures with 10.
Each semester this recognition is given to student-athletes who achieve a grade point average of 3.2 or higher on the 4-point scale. All student-athletes, including underclassmen, transfers, and those who play non-conference sports, are eligible for the recognition as long as they have participated in a sport for the semester in question. The Conference Carolinas Presidential Honor Roll is awarded twice each school year, recognizing the scholastic achievements of student-athletes for each semester.