BAKERSFIELD, Calif.- CSUB Athletics honored the graduating class of 2017 with the annual ‘Senior Luncheon' on Friday, May 5 at the Icardo Center.

Over 40 student-athletes were honored for their upcoming graduation and academic accomplishments during their time at CSUB by President Dr. Horace Mitchell, Director of Athletics Ziggy Siegfried and Deputy Athletics Director Dena Freeman Patton.

The 2017 senior class was part of a historic run for CSUB Athletics with the student-athletes being a part of five team championships, four individual titles and countless All-WAC and Academic All-WAC honors. The graduating class also played an integral part of raising the academic success of CSUB boasting a 3.03 cumulative GPA following last semester.

CSUB student-athletes will be distinguished at Commencement on May 19 at the CSUB Main Soccer Field with their ‘Student-Athlete' graduation sashes which were presented on Friday as part of the festivities.