Tempe, Ariz. - July 23, 2019 - The Springfield College men's and women's tennis programs combined to have 10 student-athletes earn ITA Scholar-Athlete status in recognition for their efforts in the classroom.
Additionally, the women's tennis team earned the ITA All-Academic Team award, which is given to programs with a cumulative team grade point average of 3.20 or above. In order to earn ITA Scholar-Athlete status, a student-athlete must have a grade point average of at least 3.50 (on a 4.00 scale).
The women put together an impressive team cumulative grade point average of 3.602 as Rachel Ahlmeyer (Morris Plains, N.J.), Juliette Piazza (Portland, Conn.), Melissa Parrish (Framingham, Mass.), Amanda Hill (East Longmeadow, Mass.), Hailey Higgins (New Marlborough, Mass.), Rielly Malz (Glastonbury, Conn.), Cara Freadman (Richmond, Mass.), and Emily Etter (Guilford, Conn.) each garnered ITA All-Academic honors as part of the Springfield women's program.
On the men's side, Court Honda (Morioka, Japan) and Freddie Moffa (Granby, Conn.) each were honored for their academic achievements.
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