Information Item# 3- Submitted by Jennifer Kane, Faculty Athletic Representative (2016/2017 - May)

Intercollegiate Athletic Committee
Remarks to Faculty Association (April 6, 2017)

The UNF Athletic Department congratulates its student-athletes for their excellent work in the classroom.

11 Consecutive Semesters with a Department GPA above a 3.0
173 student-athletes named to the ASun Academic Honor Roll (2015-2016)
2 Consecutive Semesters when All 19 teams have a team GPA above 3.0 (Spring 2016 and Fall 2017)

Fall 2016 Highest Department GPA: 3.33
Fall 2016: 22 4.0s

Athletic Highlights Last Year (2015-16)

  • Won 9 ASUN Conference team championships
  • Had 11 Player of the Year honorees
  • 3 ASUN Coach of the Year recognitions
  • Saw 94 student-athletes earn ASUN All-Conference selections
  • Seven teams advanced to NCAA Postseason play
  • Earned the ASUN Men’s All-Sports Championship

Athletic Highlights Fall/Winter (2017)
  • Won 2 ASUN Conference team championships (Men’s Soccer/Men’s Cross Country)
  • Individual titles in both men’s and women’s cross country
  • 2 ASUN Coach of the Year honors
  • 35 ASUN All-Conference selections
  • Women’s swimming broke 10 UNF (school) records last season and 3 this season
  • 1 Player of the Year (MBB), 1 Defensive Player of the Year (MSOC), Most Outstanding Track Athlete (Women’s Indoor Track), Most Valuable Performer (Men’s Indoor Track)
  • 3 Freshman of the Year winners (MSOC, VB, MBB)

New this year: Athletic Academic Support designed and instituted an electronic progress reporting system. Instead of professors receiving a hard copy of a progress report, if they teach a student-athlete, they will receive an email at the end of the 5th week of the semester directing them to fill out the information via the faculty tab.