Courtesy: Atlantic 10 Conference

Seventy A-10 Tennis Student-Athletes, 17 Teams Lauded by ITA

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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. - The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) recognized 11 Atlantic 10 women's tennis teams and six men's teams with the Academic Team award, as well as 70 individuals as Scholar-Athletes.

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). 

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).


Atlantic 10 ITA Scholar-Athletes (Denotes All-Academic Team*)

Davidson (W)* 

Alexandra Abele
Samantha Armas
Mira Gladstone

Dayton (W/M)*

Natalie Allen
Kristina Benjamin
Mary Brascia
Anna Delaney
Mattea Kilstofte
Kelly Pleiman

Parker Banning
Joe DeMarco

Duquesne (W/M)*

Tyra Abdalla
Meredith Lee
Priyanka Mitta
Margot Pessy
Laurel Shymansky

Drew Akins
Chris Corrao
Jared Isaacs
Dominic Lea

Fordham (W)*

Gianna Insogna
Jiawen Li
Whitney Weisberg

George Mason (W)*

Christine McCarthy
Hannah Yang

Edward Ayers
Giuliano Buzoianu
Luke Maxwell
Jakob Nielsen

George Washington (W/M)*

Maria Siopacha
Katarina Marinkovic
Sara Grubac
Victoria Kogan
Xenia De Luna
Melis Bayraktaroglu

Michael Barsky
Jakub Behun
Ryan Navarro

UMass*

Janja Kovacevic
Jodie Lawrence-Taylor
Anna Napadiy
Jasmin Tripathy

Richmond*

Lyndell Giffenig
Kiana Marshall

St. Bonaventure (W/M)*

Kahlei Reisinger
Andrea Roque
Paula Velilla
Penelope Abreu

Lukas Malmberg
Indra Patwardhan
Ante Zovko
Marco Rivolo

Saint Joseph's (W/M)*

Paige Conrad
Valeria Gonzalez
Lourdes Sprinckmoller
Iswarya Vel

Andre Fick
Luis Janko
Tim Stierle
Dan Tan

VCU (W/M)*

Paola Exposito Diaz Delgado
Sofia Sualehe
Noumea Witmus
Kanako Yano

Javier Amantegui Pacheco
Philip Mobius
Arvid Noren
Ignacio Rivero Crespo
Inigo Torre Martin
Timo Zgraggen

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