SANTEE, Calif. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association has released the 2016 ITA All-Academic Teams and Scholar Athletes and members of the San Diego Christian men's and women's tennis team were honored.
The women's tennis team earned the higher GPA of the two teams at 3.67. Heather Borsos led the team with a 4.0 GPA followed by Aleksandra Emelianova (3.65), Miriam Boeta (3.52) and Nataliya Yamkova (3.78)
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).
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).
To see the full list of colleges earning ITA Awards, click here.