TEMPE, Ariz. - Arizona State University and Sun Devil Athletics proudly announces that 14 student-athletes will graduate with their undergraduate degrees this week as part of fall commencement ceremonies.
Three student-athletes graduated with honors: one Summa Cum Laude (3.80 to 4.00 GPA), one Magna Cum Laude (3.60 to 3.79 GPA), and one Cum Laude (3.40 to 3.59 GPA).
The group includes one summer graduate and a pair of graduates from Barrett, the Honors College.
The sport representation includes football (7), baseball (2), men’s track (1), women’s golf (1), gymnastics (1), women’s soccer (1), and volleyball (1).
The football graduates will join seven of their teammates who have already attained their bachelor’s degrees, making 14 members of the squad holding degrees as they compete in the National University Holiday Bowl game versus Texas Tech on Monday, December 30 at 7:15 p.m. PT in San Diego's Qualcomm Stadium.
Baseball’s Gordon Farmer, a pitcher who competed from 1987-88 before being drafted to the Houston Astros, returned to ASU to finish his degree in liberal studies. Farmer is the ninth former student-athlete to return in the last year, including the fifth baseball student-athlete.
The following is a list of the student-athletes who will partake in graduation ceremonies this week:
Carl Bradford, Football, BS Criminal Justice and Criminology
+Chris Coyle, Football, BIS (Communication/Economics)
Jamil Douglas, Football, BS Criminal Justice and Criminology
Gordon Farmer, Baseball, Liberal Studies (87-88)
Devin Marshall, Soccer, BS Family and Human Development, Sociology Minor
**Joshua McAlister, Baseball, BS Accountancy
Ryan Milus, Men’s Track, BA Business (Tourism)
^ ***Amelia Rew, Gymnastics, BS Biological Sciences (Genetics, Cell and Developmental Biology)
Darwin Rogers, Football, BIS (Communication/Sociology)
Jacob Sheffield, Football, BS Sociology
William Sutton, Football, BIS (Leadership/Sociology)
Jaclyn Sweeney, Women’s Golf, BS Communication
Grandville Taylor, Football, BIS (Art History/Design Studies)
^* Jenny Teslevich, Volleyball, BS Kinesiology, Psychology Minor
* Denotes Summa Cum Laude (3.80 to 4.00 GPA)
** Denotes Magna Cum Laude (3.60 to 3.79 GPA)
*** Denotes Cum Laude (3.40 to 3.59 GPA)
^ Denotes Barrett Honors College Graduate
+ Summer Graduate