Seven Cougars named to WCC Commissioner's Honor Roll
SAN BRUNO, Calif. – Seven members of the BYU men’s cross country team were named to the West Coast Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll for 2016-17, the league announced Thursday.
Erik Harris, Clayton Young and Dallin Farnsworth earned Gold Honors (4.00-3.75). Steve Morrin and Brayden McLelland earned Silver Honors (3.74-3.50) while Daniel Carney and Mitchell Briggs earned Bronze Honors (3.49-3.00).
For the sixth consecutive year, over 1,000 WCC student-athletes received honors for possessing at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale. More than 1,414 athletes qualified for recognition, establishing a conference record for the fourth consecutive season.
Only grades earned at WCC institutions may be used in calculating the grade point average for this award. To be considered for this honor, student-athletes must meet the following requirements:
1) Individuals must have earned a varsity letter in a sport which the conference determined a champion in the recently completed academic year.
2) The cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 must be based on a 4.0 scale.
3) The individuals must have successfully completed an average of at least 12 graded credit hours (non pass-fail hours) per term.