May 19, 2012

Student-Athlete Vokes Addresses 2012 Graduates at Commencement

Buffalo, NY (5/19/12)-Baseball player Jordan Vokes (Caledonia, NY/Caledonia-Mumford) delivered the Salutatory address to his fellow graduates at the D'Youville College Commencement Exercises held at Kleinhans Music Hall.

"My time at D'Youville has assured me that there is plenty of good in the world," said Jordan during his oratory.

Jordan completed his Bachelors of Science degree with a perfect 4.0 grade-point average and will next attend the University at Buffalo Medical School.

As member of the Spartan baseball team, Vokes played in team record 116-straight games finishing as the program's career hit leader. He was a three-time recipient of the school's Male Scholar-Athlete of the Year award and named the team's 2012 MVP.