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Courtesy: Florida A&M Sports Information
FAMU Baseball Places 10 on MEAC All-Academic Team
By: Florida A&M Sports Information  

Norfolk, VA. - The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) has announced the 2017 Baseball All-Academic Selections, honoring 96 student-athletes from the conference's nine baseball institutions who achieved academic success during the 2016-17 academic year.

MEAC sophomore, junior and senior student-athletes with a 3.0 or better cumulative grade point average (GPA), as well as transfer student-athletes who have been in residence at the institution for at least one year, are eligible for All-Academic accolades.


“I would like to congratulate our baseball student-athletes who have maintained a 3.0 or better grade point average during this academic school year,” said Commissioner Dr. Dennis E. Thomas. “In addition to recognizing the student-athletes' achievements, I also commend the institutions' academic support staffs, coaches and parents for their support in the success of these student-athletes both on the field and in the classroom.”


Listed below are the 2017 FAMU Baseball All-Academic Honorees:

Florida A&M

JoJo Durden

Ben Ellzey

Hunter Fillingim

Dexter Martin

Chase Jarrell

Jamie Grant

Jacky Miles Jr.

Travis Richardson

Danny Rodriguez

Ty Russ



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