TEMPE, ARIZ – Seven Peach Belt Conference women's tennis teams have been named All-Academic by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA). Additionally, 33 PBC women's tennis players were named Scholar-Athletes for the 2015-16 year.
The ITA All-Academic Team award is open to any ITA program that has a cumulative team grade point average of 3.20 or above (on a 4.00 scale). All varsity letter winners should be factored into the cumulative team GPA for the current academic year (including fall 2015 and spring 2016).
In order to earn ITA Scholar-Athlete status a player 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).
The complete women's list can be seen here.
Armstrong State University*
Maria Cecilia Pimentel
Columbus State University*
Francis Marion University*
University of Montevallo*
* Denotes All-Academic Team