NC State Women'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 women’s tennis team receiving team and individual accolades.
The Wolfpack held a cumulative team grade point average of 3.52 throughout the 2012-13 academic year to receive the team honor. In addition, senior Joelle Kissell, juniors Elisha Hande and Nicole Martinez and sophomore Taylor Zaytoun 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 maintained a 3.50 GPA and were enrolled in classes at NC State for two semesters.
State returns seven letterwinners from the 2012-13 squad that finished 14-10 and advanced to the NCAA Tournament for the 2013-14 season. The Wolfpack is scheduled to open its 2013-14 fall slate at the Southern Shootout in Atlanta, Ga., Sept. 21-23.