TEMPE, ARIZ. - Emmanuel College placed seven athletes on the 2018 ITA All-Academic Teams and Scholar Athletes List, respectively, it was announced Tuesday (July 24) by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).
To be named an ITA All-Academic Team a team must have a cumulative team grade point average of 3.20 on a 4.0 scale. In order to earn ITA Scholar-Athlete status a player must be a varsity letter winner, have a grade point average of at least 3.50 on a 4.0 scale for the current academic year and have been enrolled at their present school for at least 2 semesters (including freshman through senior year).
Emmanuel College was just one of two schools in the conference with both their men and women's teams being named All-Academic Teams. Alongside them were the Barton Bulldogs with eight athletes earning Scholar-Athlete honors, while the Lions landed seven to the list.
2018 All-Academic Scholar Athletes
"We are so proud of our men and women's tennis team and their continued success both on and off the court. They work extremely hard to be great examples of the type of student athletes we want to represent Emmanuel College." Says Athletic Director Nate Moorman.
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