MANSFIELD, Mass. – The Southern New Hampshire University athletic department featured a record-breaking 267 of its student-athletes, representing all 18 programs, on the Northeast-10 Fall 2016 Commissioner's Honor Roll, the league office announced Wednesday afternoon.
In total, 3,851 NE10 student-athletes earned a grade point average of 3.0 or better as the Commissioner's Honor Roll members made up 62 percent of the total number of student-athletes from the 15 NE-10 institutions. In addition, 14 of 15 member institutions had at least 50 percent of their total student-athlete population make the list.
The 267 Penmen on the list accounted for 72 percent of Southern New Hampshire's athletes – the fifth highest mark among NE10 programs. SNHU also ranked fourth in the league with 18 athletes that achieved a 4.0.
For the total list of Southern New Hampshire student-athletes on the Commissioner's Honor Roll, click HERE.
The NE10 is an association of 15 diverse institutions serving student-athletes across 24 NCAA Division II sports. Together we build brilliant futures by embracing the journey of every student-athlete.
Each year, 4,500 student-athletes compete in conference championships, making the NE10 the largest DII conference in the country in terms of sport sponsorship. Leading the way in the classroom, on the field and within the community, the NE10 is proud of its comprehensive program and the experience it provides student-athletes.
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