Seven SCE student athletes have been named to the Summit League’s 2012-13 Commissioner’s List of Academic Excellence. Mechanical engineering student Abdul Alawadhi and civil engineering students Cole Chelle, Jr., Dirk Hudson, Meagan Malloy, Dan Mann, Kyle Martin, and Thomas Patino were included in the 84 UMKC student athletes named as honorees. According to the UMKC Roos announcement, a total of 1,003 student athletes, with awardees from all 19 of the sports sponsored by the Summit League, were honored. Each athlete, to be selected, “must carry a 3.00 or better cumulative GPA, achieve sophomore academic standing at the institution, have used a year of eligibility and be on the squad list in the sport in which they are nominated. Transfers, graduate students and junior college graduates must have completed one academic year at the nominating institution. True freshmen, redshirt freshmen and first-year transfers are not eligible for the award.” For more details, see the announcement.