Georgia Graduates 27 Student-Athletes
Dec. 14, 2011
ATHENS, Ga. - Twenty-seven University of Georgia student-athletes will receive degrees at Fall Commencement on Friday, December 16 at 9:30 a.m., in Stegeman Coliseum.
Among the graduates are 10 football players, three members of the track and field team, three members of the swimming and diving teams, two soccer players, two members of the softball team, two baseball players, two equestrian team members, one gymnast, one women's basketball player, and one volleyball player.
Women's Basketball: Meredith Mitchell, Midfield, Ala., Management.
Football: Justin Anderson, Ocilla, Ga., Housing; Nic Clemons, Griffin, Ga., Child and Family Development; Candler Cook, Atlanta, Ga., Management; Eric Elliot, Kennesaw, Ga., Risk Management and Insurance; Demetric Evans, Haynesville, Ga., Child and Family Development; Bruce Figgins, Columbus, Ga., Communication Studies; Ben Harden, Perry, Ga., Housing; Josh Sailors, Athens, Ga., Biology; Richard Samuel, Cartersville, Ga., Sport Management; Trinton Sturdivant, Wadesboro,N.C.; Finance.
Gymnastics: Hilary Mauro, Boston Mass., Communication Studies.
Track and Field: Alesha Asijie, Mesa, Ariz., Child and Family Development; Odeika Bent, Montego Bay, Jamaica, Sociology and Criminal Justice; Latroya Darrell, Smith's Parish, Bermuda, Child and Family Development.
Volleyball: Carla Tietz, St. Charles, Ill., Child and Family Development.