HAMDEN, Conn. The Quinnipiac University women's tennis team has been named an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team for the ninth time in head coach Michael Quitko's 17 years, the organization today announced. In addition, Nicole Adams (New Windsor, N.Y.), Kasey Rosenberger (Pittsford, N.Y.) and Ali Warshavsky (East Hartford, Conn.), along with Scott Salway (Glastonbury, Conn.) from the men's team, were named ITA Scholar-Athletes.
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). 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 (including freshman thorough senior year).
"I'm very proud of my team's success in the classroom, as well as on the court," said Quitko. "This is a goal we strive for every year."