Interesting Fordham Press Release
By Drew Mola / Fordham Hockey Online
Feb 13, 2006 -- Here is a press release posted to the Fordham University Athletic site:
12 FORDHAM UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL STUDENT-ATHLETES NAMED TO 2005 PATRIOT LEAGUE ACADEMIC FALL HONOR ROLL
Football Rams Honored for Academic Excellence
Bronx, NY - (Feb. 6, 2006) - Fordham University is well represented on the 2005 Patriot League Academic Fall Honor Roll having 12 student-athletes named to the list, it was announced by Carolyn Schlie Femovich, Patriot League Executive Director.
To be eligible for the Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete must earn a 3.20 grade-point average in the fall semester and be awarded a varsity letter in one of the seven League-sponsored fall championship sports.
Just to give you an idea here folks, the Fordham University Hockey program had 15 of its 26 rostered players with a 3.20 gpa for the fall semester. The football team had 12 of its 93 rostered players with a 3.2 gpa. You can do the math folks.