ACC announces 2005-06 Academic Honor Roll
177 Hokies honored
August 9, 2006

GREENSBORO, N.C. - The 50th annual Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll, noting academic excellence by student-athletes for the 2005-06 school year, was released today by Commissioner John D. Swofford.

The Honor Roll is comprised of those student-athletes who participated in a varsity-level sport and registered a grade point average of 3.0 or better for the full academic year. In its first season as a 12-member league, the ACC set the conference record for the 20th consecutive year as 2,597 student-athletes were honored for their hard work in the classroom this past season. Duke led the conference in total selections for the 18th-straight year placing 362 student-athletes on the list. The Blue Devils narrowly edged Boston College for the top spot as the Eagles placed 359 athletes on this year's Academic Honor Roll. North Carolina was third with 275, while Maryland was fourth with 254. Virginia tallied 221 student-athletes, followed by Clemson (195), Florida State (187), NC State (184), Virginia Tech (177), Georgia Tech (147), Wake Forest (132) and Miami (104).

Headlining this year's Honor Roll are 16 five-time honorees from seven different schools. Florida State and Wake Forest each had three, five-time honorees, while Clemson, Georgia Tech, Maryland, North Carolina and NC State all had two a piece. The five-time honorees included Clemson's Josh Cribb and Bradley Gibson; Florida State's David Castillo, Lacy Janson and Andrew Wilson; Georgia Tech's Mike Barbosa and Adam Jones; Maryland's Michael Fleg and Mandy Pascual; North Carolina's Camilla Ihenetu and Doug Kingston; NC State's Jesse Ledbetter and Abigail Kelkie; and Wake Forest's Wesley Allen, Anne Bersagel and Jill Miller.

Florida State's Garrett Johnson, a four-time member of the ACC Honor Roll, was named a Rhodes Scholar in 2006 and is the league's first Rhodes Scholar athlete since 1987. Johnson led the Seminoles to their first team Outdoor Track & Field National Championship this past year, while earning a pair of individual national titles in the shot put during the indoor and outdoor seasons.

Also included on this year's list were National Players of the Year in Duke's J.J. Redick, Georgia Tech's Kristi Miller, Maryland's Paula Infante, North Carolina's Andrew Miller and Virginia's Matt Ward. Redick, winner of the Sullivan Award as the country's top amateur athlete and ACC Male Athlete of the Year, led the Blue Devils to the ACC regular season and tournament championships. Miller was named the Honda Player of the Year in women's tennis as she led the Yellow Jackets to their second-straight conference championship. Infante was tabbed the ACC Female Athlete of the Year guiding the Terrapins to the 2005 NCAA Field Hockey national title. A first-team All-American, Infante was the recipient of the Honda Award. Selected as the sixth overall pick in the 2006 MLB Draft, junior south paw Andrew Miller of North Carolina won the Roger Clemens Award, given to the nation's top collegiate pitcher. Miller was also selected as Baseball America's Player of the Year. Ward claimed the Tewaaraton Trophy after leading the Cavaliers to the men's lacrosse national championship and a perfect 17-0 season with a 15-7 win over Massachusetts in the title match.

Wake Forest's Anne Bersagel, a five-time ACC Honor Roll honoree and the 2005-06 ESPN the Magazine Academic All-American Member of the Year was also featured on this year's list. NC State's Shaina Ervin, the 2006 ACC Softball Tournament MVP and a three-time Honor Roll member, led the Wolfpack to their first-ever ACC Softball Championship in just their third season of existence.

Miami's Kelly Jennings, a first-team All-American and the Seattle Seahawks' first round draft pick in the 2006 NFL Draft, was honored for the second time in his career. Also receiving honors for the second time in her career was Virginia Tech's Angela Tincher, the ACC Softball Player and Pitcher of the Year this past season.

Boston College women's basketball player Brooke Queenan and Clemson men's soccer player Bradley Gibson were both named to the Academic Honor Roll and are recipients of the 2006 ACC Weaver-James-Corrigan postgraduate scholarships.

A complete listing of the student-athletes on the 2005-06 ACC Honor Roll follows:

Nicholas BowersBaseball
Gregory FrymanBaseball
Matthew McGaheyBaseball
Warren SchaefferBaseball
Scott StoehrBaseball
Bryan ThomasBaseball
Robert WaskiewiczBaseball
Andrew WellsBaseball
Robert WestBaseball
Coleman CollinsBasketball
Paul AhernCross Country
David AtkissCross Country
Christian BarlowCross Country
Rider ClaussCross Country
Andrew MontgomeryCross Country
Christopher PadillaCross Country
Phillip PadillaCross Country
Zachary ThomasCross Country
Jason VickCross Country
James AndersonFootball
Justin BornFootball
Brent BowdenFootball
Cory ByrdFootball
Brandon DillardFootball
Jud DunlevyFootball
Rashad FerebeeFootball
Brandon FryeFootball
Sean GlennonFootball
Jonas HouserightFootball
Jeff KingFootball
Cameron MartinFootball
William McMillinFootball
William MontgomeryFootball
Antonio NorthFootball
Brandon PaceFootball
Robert ParkerFootball
Dustin PickleFootball
McKinley PriceFootball
Matthew ReidyFootball
William RoyalFootball
Grant ThrockmortonFootball
Jordan TrottFootball
Carlton WeatherfordFootball
Matthew BoydGolf
Jurrian van der VaartGolf
Carl WakelyGolf
Andrew WeaverGolf
Alexander BadenSoccer
Shota BanSoccer
Bradley CollinsSoccer
Drew CzekanskiSoccer
Scott DillieSoccer
Matthew EllsSoccer
Benjamin NasonSoccer
Gregory RoachSoccer
Chad SteuckSoccer
Taylor WalshSoccer
Pete CancilaSwimming
Tommy EvansSwimming
Scott HudsonSwimming
Neil SavageSwimming
Harrison SimmonsSwimming
Akil BurgessTennis
Albert LarregolaTennis
Arvid PuranenTennis
Reaves RobinetteTennis
Ignaci RocaTennis
Alexey SergeevTennis
Brent WilkinsTennis
Adam BingamanTrack & Field
William CollinsTrack & Field
Kendall ConesTrack & Field
Daniel ForgengTrack & Field
Kyle GuglielmoTrack & Field
Stephen HuntzingerTrack & Field
Brian MarkleyTrack & Field
Patrick MoffatTrack & Field
Matej MuzaTrack & Field
Joseph SamaniukTrack & Field
Duncan VickTrack & Field
Daniel LeClereWrestling
Theron LeetWrestling
Brittany CookBasketball
Amber HallBasketball
Laura HaskinsBasketball
Adriana LemaitreBasketball
Carrie MasonBasketball
Kathryn DanykoCross Country
Jennifer DietzCross Country
Jessica FanningCross Country
Tasmin FanningCross Country
Samantha FerenceCross Country
Kristin HartCross Country
Heather MullisCross Country
Natalie SherbakCross Country
Katie BoyleLacrosse
Terri CooverLacrosse
Britt FaulknerLacrosse
Christen FratterLacrosse
Jessica GalindoLacrosse
Jacqueline GrayLacrosse
Christina GrielLacrosse
Stephanie JonesLacrosse
Bryana KeenanLacrosse
Rosemary PattersonLacrosse
Lindsay PieperLacrosse
Kathryn SchillingLacrosse
Casey WarnerLacrosse
Jamie WebsterLacrosse
Andrea AngelosSoccer
Heather HallbergSoccer
Kimberly HickeySoccer
Mallory JonesSoccer
Ashley KinserSoccer
Mauri LiberatiSoccer
Molly McCallSoccer
Mary Elizabeth NewtonSoccer
Laurie Beth PuglisiSoccer
Mallory SoldnerSoccer
Ashley StoutlandSoccer
Kjersti TroutSoccer
Kendal MartinSoftball
Katie MaynardSoftball
Karie MorrisonSoftball
Caitlin MurphySoftball
Dorian NunleySoftball
Erin OtaSoftball
Callie RhodesSoftball
Jenna RhodesSoftball
Kelsy RokeySoftball
Caroline StolleSoftball
Megan StoneSoftball
Angela TincherSoftball
Jessica BotzumSwimming
Beth ByrumSwimming
Millie CampbellSwimming
Emily ChenSwimming
Claire DickeySwimming
Lauren DillonSwimming
Emily GuschkeSwimming
Becky HorningSwimming
Claire JakabcinSwimming
Stephanie JonesSwimming
Laura LunnSwimming
Jordan McHorneySwimming
Tiffany PearsallSwimming
Talita RibeiroSwimming
Sara SmithSwimming
Inga BeermannTennis
Chelsea CrampTennis
Anat ElazariTennis
Ashley JamesTennis
Natalie KretzerTennis
Jessica LongTennis
Jessica BattleTrack & Field
Kristen CallanTrack & Field
Sherlenia GreenTrack & Field
Rachel HamiltonTrack & Field
Ashleigh KeatsTrack & Field
Gunild KrebTrack & Field
Erin MahonyTrack & Field
Abbey McGrathTrack & Field
Meagan MontgomeryTrack & Field
Jacqueline NicholsonTrack & Field
Kyra RosowTrack & Field
Diana SciambiTrack & Field
Britni SpruillTrack & Field
Jennifer WadeTrack & Field
Jennifer AlbrechtVolleyball
Amanda CloydVolleyball
Katie EsbrookVolleyball
Cathy JansenVolleyball
Liz KappVolleyball
Sarah KingVolleyball
Allie KupecVolleyball
Melissa MarkowskiVolleyball
Kendra SytsmaVolleyball