Southeast Missouri State
REDHAWKS 2015-16 Notables •
Southeast Missouri’s Department of Athletics recorded a cumulative 3.10 GPA during the 2015-16 academic year. Nine of Southeast’s athletic teams achieved a GPA above 3.0. Those teams included baseball, women’s basketball, women’s cross country, gymnastics, soccer, softball, women’s tennis, women’s track & field and volleyball.
• In all, 197 individuals accumulated a 3.0 or higher GPA during the 2015-16 academic year, accounting for 60 percent of the student-athlete population. • Fifty-eight student-athletes received their degrees. •
Southeast’s women’s cross country, gymnastics and volleyball teams were recognized for their outstanding perfromance in the classroom. The three programs were among 1,000 Division I sports teams to earn NCAA Public Recognition Awards for posting APR scores in the top 10 percent of their sport.
Southeast finished fifth in the 2015-16 Ohio Valley Conference Commissoner’s Cup, moving up two spots from a seventh-place finish the year before. The Redhawks won the OVC men’s outdoor track & field title and both the league’s regular-season and tournament crowns in baseball.
SOUTHEAST MISSOURI GYMNASTICS RANKED 15TH NATIONALLY IN ACADEMICS WITH A CUMULATIVE GPA OF 3.55. A TOTAL OF 11 STUDENT-ATHLETES RECEIVED CERTIFICATES FROM THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF GYMNASTICS COACHES.