TEMPE, Ariz. - The International Tennis Association (ITA) announced that 10 Sewanee Tennis student-athletes were named ITA Scholar-Athletes.
Seven women, Clementina Davila, Maggie Cumbliss, Meredith Heitland, Mary Jane McCaghren, Maura McCrary, Sara Thompson and Bea Benavides, along with three men, Sean Halloran, Jack Gray and Mac McCullough were named Scholar-Athletes.
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).
Both the men's and women's squads were also selected to the All-Academic Team.
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 2016 and spring 2017).
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