NC State Men's Tennis Named to 2013 ITA Academic List
Sep 3, 2013
RALEIGH, N.C. – The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) recently announced the 2013 ITA All-Academic Teams and Scholar-Athletes list, with the NC State men’s tennis team receiving team and individual honors.
The Wolfpack maintained a minimum cumulative team grade point average of 3.20 to receive the team honor. In addition, recent graduate Dave Thomson, senior Sean Weber, sophomore Thomas Weigel and sophomore Simon Norenius also met the requirements set by the ITA to be named 2013 All-Academic Scholar-Athletes. While earning a varsity letter for the 2012-2013 season, the four student-athletes also maintained a 3.50 GPA and were enrolled in classes at NC State for two semesters.
NC State was one of four Atlantic Coast Conference schools recognized by the ITA for academic excellence, as Duke, Florida State and Virginia Tech joined the Wolfpack on the list.
State returns eight letterwinners from the 2012-13 squad that finished 14-11 and advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament for the 2013-14 season. The Wolfpack is scheduled to open its 2013-14 fall slate at the Duke Fab-Four Invitational played at Cary Tennis Park in Cary, N.C., Sept. 13-15.