Posted: Jul 18, 2019
TEMPE, Ariz. --- A total of four Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) tennis programs and 21 NACC tennis student-athletes have been recognized for their work in the classroom by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA), which announced its 2019 All-Academic Teams and Scholar-Athletes on Thursday. This year, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association saw an increase in qualifying teams and scholar-athletes. All-Academic honors were awarded to 940 teams and thousands of scholar-athletes.
The men's and women's programs from both Concordia University Wisconsin and Dominican University were recognized as All-Academic Teams. Individually, the CUW women led the way with eight ITA Scholar-Athletes. The Dominican women had five named ITA Scholar-Athletes, while the men's programs from CUW and Dominican had four ITA Scholar-Athletes apiece.
All-Academic teams boast a team GPA of 3.20 or higher. ITA scholar-athletes must meet the following criteria: 1.) be a varsity letter winner, 2.) have a grade point average of at least 3.50 (on a 4.00 scale) for the current academic year, and 3.) have been enrolled at their present school for at least 2 semesters (including freshman through senior year).
|All-Academic Teams *||Scholar-Athletes|
|Concordia University Wisconsin*||Ricki Budewitz
|Dominican University*||Maya Banks
|Concordia University Wisconsin*||Gabe Binversie
|Dominican University*||Antonio Morales