Men's and Women's Tennis Earn ITA Scholar Team Honors
Thursday, July 22, 2021
Men's and Women's Tennis Earn ITA Scholar Team Honors

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University men's and women's tennis earn ITA Scholar Team honors while 17 student-athletes earn ITA Scholar-Athlete awards, announced by the organization's office on Friday.

Cumberland men's tennis had nine players earn Scholar-Athlete awards, the fifth most of all NAIA institutions. To be named an ITA Scholar-Athlete, one must have at least a 3.5 grade point average. Adrian Hrzic, Andres Padilla, Carlos Padilla, Dan Slapnik Trost, Felipe Sarpa, Frangil Ramirez, Hughes N'Goma, Jackson Vaughan, and Sacha Colomban each earn the honor.

The team posted a 3.53 GPA for the 2020-21 academic year.

Cumberland women's tennis had seven players named Scholar-Athletes: Joana Bou Barcelo, Ana Maria Collazos, Marcela Dontatoni Cordeiro, Ainhoa Garijo Garrido, Anna Kopituk, Alexandra Leisibach, and Stafanie Navaratnam. 

The women's team was able to post a 3.63 team GPA for the academic year.