Aug. 6, 2014
UCF Athletics Social Media Directory
By Nate Blythe
+ Knights Earn American All-Academic Honors
+ The American All-Academic Team
ORLANDO, Fla. (UCFKnights.com) - The American Athletic Conference announced on Wednesday the league's all-academic teams with 11 members of the UCF baseball team being recognized.
The minimum requirement to qualify for the acknowledgement was maintaining at least a 3.0 GPA during the 2013-14 academic year. Matt Diorio, Drew Faintich, Bret Gordon, Tyler Hayden, Robby Howell, Tyler Martin, Brooks Morgan, Nathan Morris, Kyle Perkins, Sam Tolleson and Chad Whiteaker earned the honor.
A total of 166 UCF student-athletes were recognized for their work in the classroom by the American.
Classes start for the Knights on Aug. 18, when the Knights will begin their fall preparations.
UCF Baseball on The American All-Academic Team
Matt Diorio - Sport and Exercise Science
Drew Faintich - Business
Bret Gordon - Industrial Engineering
Tyler Hayden - Interdisciplinary Studies
Robby Howell - Psychology
Tyler Martin - Business
Brooks Morgan - Civil Engineering
Nathan Morris - Interdisciplinary Studies
Kyle Perkins - Civil Engineering
Sam Tolleson - Interdisciplinary Studies
Chad Whiteaker - Interdisciplinary Studies