Dover, Del. (Dec. 16, 2018) --- Eight student-athletes were among the graduating class at Delaware State’s December 2018 commencement ceremony in Memorial Hall on Saturday (Dec. 15).

Delaware State President Dr. Wilma Mishoe presented three students, including Elvira Galieva of the Hornet tennis team, with the Presidential Academic Excellence Award for posting a 4.0-grade point average in their undergraduate studies.

Galieva was also presented with the Presidential Leadership Award during the ceremony.

Hornet athletes Leslie Fazio (soccer), Tyleik Freeman (football), Caleb Hebron (football), Garfield Heslop (football), Kiyair Lambert (men’s track & field), Kayleigh Leschinski (soccer) and Demola Onifade (men’s basketball) were also among the Dec. 2018 Delaware State graduating class.  

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