July 27, 2010
ATLANTA – The Georgia Tech Women’s Tennis team earned a 2010 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team award and sophomore Viet Ha Ngo and Hillary Davis were named ITA Scholar Athletes, announced the governing body of collegiate tennis.
This is the third time under head coach Bryan Shelton that his entire team has been recognized by the ITA for academics.
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). All eligible student-athletes whose names appear on the NCAA/NAIA/NJCAA eligibility form and have competed in one or more varsity matches must average into the GPA for the current academic year.
Ngo and Davis were recognized for the second straight year by the ITA. 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.