By Roderick Wilbon, Sports Editor

There was more than 130 University of Missouri-St. Louis students from the Athletic Department honored January 25 as part of Academic Appreciation Night for obtaining a 3.2 and higher during the fall 2017 semester. The Athletic Department has a cumulative GPA of 3.3 The highest honor is going to Danielle Waedekin, senior, nursing, a superb libero from the volleyball team. She was presented with the First Team Academic All-American award.