MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon women's tennis team was recognized by the ITA this week with the release of the All-Academic teams and Scholar-Athletes.
The Lady Hawks were named an ITA All-Academic team for the 12th time in the past 14 seasons and sophomore Josie Waddell and freshmen Mariah Bastos, Virginia Gaston and Clayton Waring were recognized as ITA Scholar-Athletes.
The Lady Hawks have produced 53 ITA Scholar-Athletes since 2004. Waddell is one of 13 Huntingdon players to earn the honor at least twice.
To qualify as an ITA Scholar-Athlete, a player must be a varsity letter winner, have a 3.50 GPA or higher and have been enrolled at their present school for at least two semesters. The All-Academic Team award is open to any ITA program with a cumulative grade point average of 3.20 or better.
Huntingdon's previous ITA Scholar-Athletes are listed below.
2016: Octavia Pendleton, Josie Waddell, Emily Waters
2015: Octavia Pendleton, Emily Waters
2014: Arielle Barraca
2013: Arielle Barraca, Deidre Corbin, Farrah Mahan, Katie Scott, Britni Thibodeau
2012: Arielle Barraca, Taylor Clark, Christian Vick, Micaela White
2011: Katie Bryant, Jaclyn Crossman, Katie Scott, Christian Vick
2010: Jaclyn Crossman, Madison Jackson, Riley Prescott, Katie Scott, Christian Vick
2009: Jaclyn Crossman, Riley Prescott, Christian Vick
2008: Rebekah Correia, Hannah Lee Dickinson, Brandy Milstead, Riley Prescott, Amanda Thomley, Nicole Weldon
2007: Hannah Lee Dickinson, Emily Hand, Brandy Milstead, Riley Prescott, Amanda Thomley, Nicole Weldon
2006: Kristen McDonald, Brandy Milstead, Nicole Weldon
2005: Emily Dickinson, Carolyn Kinney, Amanda Thomley, Nicole Weldon
2004: Merry Copeland, Andrea Godfrey, Keri Till