Arkansas men's tennis team named ITA all-academic
FAYETTEVILLE (AP) - The University of Arkansas men's tennis team has been named a 2013 Intercollegiate Tennis Association All-Academic team for the second year in a row.
Seniors Hall Fess, Manfred Jeske, Pete Thomason and sophomore Santiago Munoz were all named ITA Scholar-Athletes. Head coach Andy Jackson says he's proud of his team's academic success.
Arkansas is 1 of 5 Southeastern Conference schools to receive the team award. The ITA All-Academic award is open to any ITA program that has a cumulative team grade point average of 3.2 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
To earn the ITA Scholar-Athlete honor, a student-athlete must be a varsity letter winner, have a GPA of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale and have been enrolled at their current school for at least two semesters.Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.