SEC Announces First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Vanderbilt with 48 student-athletes selected for academic excellence

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Forty-eight of Vanderbilt’s student-athletes were named to the 2021-22 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll on Thursday, commissioner Greg Sankey announced.

Vanderbilt lacrosse team led the Commodores’ honorees with a total of nine selections as women’s cross country and soccer garnered six student-athletes respectively. Men’s basketball, football and swimming each tallied four on the list. The women’s basketball (3), men’s cross country (3), women’s tennis (3), baseball (2), men’s golf (2), and women’s track & field (2) programs also contributed to Vandy’s count.

The First‐Year SEC Academic Honor Roll is based on grades from the 2021‐22 academic calendar. Any student‐athlete who participates in a Southeastern Conference championship sport or a student‐athlete who participates in a sport listed on his/her institution’s NCAA Sports Sponsorship Form is eligible for nomination to the Academic Honor Roll. First year student‐athletes in all sports may be named to the Honor Roll at the conclusion of their first full academic year in residence (spring, fall and summer terms).


Jack Anderson – Leadership & Organizational Performance

Greysen Carter – Undeclared


Joseph Bulovas – Marketing

Gage Pitchford – Engineering Science

Tyson Russell – Human & Organizational Development / American Studies

Errington Truesdell – Football Undeclared

Men’s Basketball

Graham Calton – Undeclared

Rodney Chatman – Human Development Studies

Gabe Dorsey – Undeclared

Liam Robbins – Human Development Studies

Women’s Basketball

Kendal Cheesman – Undeclared

Iyana Moore – Undeclared

Sacha Washington – Undeclared


Men’s Cross Country

Zach Hodges – Civil Engineering

Philip Metcalf – Undeclared

Andy Niser – Computer Science / Human & Organizational Development


Women’s Cross Country

Gwendolyn Clifford – Undeclared

Emma Curry – Undeclared

Cameron Fawcett – Chemical Engineering

Ella Lambert – Undeclared

Julia Rosenberg – Undeclared

McKenzie Yanek – Human Development Counseling

Men’s Golf

Gordon Sargent –  Undeclared

Jackson Van Paris – Human & Organizational Development


Cate Bradley – Human & Organizational Development

Cooper Garrett – Human & Organizational Development

Nancy Halleron – Undeclared

Megan Mangines – Economics

Jackie Nuchow – Human & Organizational Development

Sammy Nuchow – Human & Organizational Development

Ashley Sampone – Human & Organizational Development

Taylor Sampone – Human & Organizational Development

Josie Ward – Undeclared


Rachel Deresky – Human & Organizational Development

Emma Mueller – Undeclared

Addison Porter – Undeclared

Vida Raietparvar – Medicine, Health, & Society

Hillary Schroeder – Human & Organizational Development

Sara Wojdelko – Undeclared


Karsyn Cook – Engineering Science

Emma Dalton – Undeclared

Kailia Utley – Undeclared

Clare Vetkoetter – Undeclared

Women’s Tennis

Yufei Long – Public Health

MaryAnn Rompf – Accounting

Amy Stevens – Undeclared

Women’s Track & Field

Jessica Creedon – Medicine, Health, & Society

Divine Oladipo – Human Development Studies