LEBANON, Tenn.--The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced its regional award winners on Wednesday with Cumberland University Men's Tennis winning the NAIA East Regional Community Service Award
The ITA's community service award honors teams that gives back to their campus and their community throughout the academic year.
Head coach Thiago Lins' men's tennis team helped out Cumberland and the Lebanon community by helping run the first event Chamber of Commerce tennis tournament for Wilson County, taught tennis clinics to the community all year round, worked with adult players in the Wilson County area this past year, and helped introduce tennis to several people this past year in our community.
By winning the community service award for the East Region, the CU men's tennis team will now be eligible for the ITA's National Community Service Award, which will be announced Wednesday, June 23. Visit the ITA's website to view all of the men's regional award winners.