Women's Tennis Named All-Academic Team by ITA

TEMPE, Ariz. (7/30/18) - The Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced the 2018 All-Academic Teams and Scholar-Athletes last Tuesday and the Kean University women's tennis team, along with four individuals athletes were honored.

ITA Release

In all, 735 teams and 4,328 student-athletes across all five divisions of college tennis (NCAA Division I, II, III, NAIA and JUCO) were honored.

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 were factored into the cumulative team GPA for the current academic year (including fall 2017 and spring 2018).

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).

Individually, Carlie Casterline, Anna Chan, Naylah Hinton, Rose Hughes, Emily Kopp, Andrea Mendez, Kayla Miller and Alyssa Peterson were honored.