June 24, 2015
Greensboro, N.C. – Georgia Tech graduating senior Eduardo Segura has been named to the Atlantic Coast Conference All-Academic Men’s Tennis team for 2015, the conference office announced Wednesday.
The senior from Madrid, Spain graduated May 2 with honors and a 3.7 grade-point average in business administration. Segura enjoyed his finest season on the courts as well, winning a team-high 29 singles matches and joining with sophomore Spaniard Carlos Benito to become one of the nation’s top-ranked doubles teams, posting a 19-13 mark as the Yellow Jackets’ top duo. Twelve ACC schools are represented on this year’s All-ACC Academic Team, led by Virginia with five honorees. Florida State and Louisville had three representatives each, while Clemson, Duke, Notre Dame, Virginia Tech and Wake Forest had two members apiece. Georgia Tech, Miami, North Carolina and NC State rounded out the field with one each.
To be eligible for consideration for the All-ACC Academic Team, a student-athlete must have earned a 3.00 grade point average for the previous semester and maintained a 3.00 cumulative average during her academic career.
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