June 9, 2009
HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Southern Miss senior track and field star Cheris Fletcher was named second team CoSIDA All-Academic District 6, announced Monday afternoon.
Senior Cheris Fletcher is a four-time C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and Academic Medalist with a 3.85 GPA as an architectural engineering technology major. She recorded the league's fifth-best time in the 400m and anchored the Southern Miss 4x400m relay team. The Albany, Ga., native recently competed in the Mideast Region Meet, finishing third in her heat with a time of 54.81. She was a C-USA third team All-Conference performer in the 400 meters, finishing third.