Aguirre, Edwards, Shankar garner Academic All-MSC honors
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Aguirre, Edwards, Shankar garner Academic All-MSC honors
Trinidad Aguirre (above) was one of three CU women's tennis players named Academic All-Mid-South on Thursday. (Credit Bob Tamboli)

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s tennis players Trinidad Aguirre, Sarah Edwards and Jasmine Shankar earned Academic All-Mid-South Conference honors on Thursday, as announced by the league office.

Student-athletes must be a sophomore, junior or senior academically and hold a 3.25 grade-point-average and above to be eligible for the award. A total of 33 players from seven Mid-South Conference institutions were honored by the league, with Lindsey Wilson posting eight and Campbellsville University next with seven.

Shankar posts a 3.61 GPA in Mathematics, while Aguirre holds a 3.56 in Business Administration and Edwards has a 3.48 in Mathematics.

Cumberland begins action in the Mid-South Conference Championships on Sunday at 11 a.m. against Georgetown College at Warren East High School in Bowling Green, Ky.

2017 Women’s Tennis Academic All-Mid-South Conference
Trinidad Aguirre – 3.56, Business Administration
Sarah Edwards – 3.48, Psychology
Jasmine Shankar – 3.61, Mathematics