Tuesday, April 8, 2014

High Point, NC- Conference Carolinas is proud to announce the 2014 Tennis Academic All-Conference award winners. League member institutions stress the role of "Academics and Athletics Working Together" and each sport’s Academic All-Conference award winners exemplify this continued league-wide commitment.
Pfeiffer placed four student-athletes on the All-Academic Team. On the women’s side, Briana Oliver and Kaleigh Featherstone earned the award, while Jimmy Molina and Sebastian Wernecke represent the men’s team.   

The 2014 Conference Carolinas Tennis Academic All-Conference representatives have been awarded to the following junior and senior student-athletes with a cumulative grade point average of 3.25 or higher on a 4.0 scale in all work completed at their member institution that have played in a conference sponsored sport. The GPA is calculated based on the student-athletes cumulative average through the previous semester and each student-athlete must have attended their member institution for at least one academic year.

Each year the Academic All-Conference Team is released while closing out each regular season before starting the tournament championships. Erskine College will host the 2014 Conference Carolinas Tennis Championships at the Palmetto Tennis Center in Sumter, SC. The championship will begin Friday, April 25 and will conclude Sunday, April 27. The top eight men’s and women’s teams qualify for the tournament based on regular season finish. Conference Carolinas championship winners will receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Championships.

For more details and all the information throughout the spring championship season, stayed linked to the Spring Championships Central page for updated results.
Women’s Tennis Academic All-Conference Team
Caroline Fischer, Barton
Alicia Lasry, Barton
Kristy Lievense, Barton
Meredith Pruden, Barton
Bridget Franer, Belmont Abbey
Brigid Donohue, Belmont Abbey
Brooke Ingram, Belmont Abbey
Marisa Esformes, Converse
Corin Hallman, Erskine
Amanda Huffaker, King
Samantha Wohlers, Lees-McRae
Julia Moreira, Limestone
Jessica Reyes Varela, Limestone
Ariel Svantesson, Limestone
Francesca Ceppi, Mount Olive
Roxanne Chouinard, Mount Olive
Samara Paldinho, Mount Olive
Haley Hardwick, North Greenville
Aline Ribeiro, North Greenville
Briana Oliver, Pfeiffer
Kaleigh Featherstone, Pfeiffer
Men’s Tennis Academic All-Conference Team
Max Leppert, Barton
Jorge Pradilla, Barton
Robert Clarke, Erskine
Wilson Mathewes, Erskine
Coleman Welch, Erskine
Jack West, Erskine
Leonardo Brigato, King
David Huff, King
Pablo Vidal, King
Jose Avila, King
Carlos Pinel, Lees-McRae
David Lopez, Limestone
Edgar Bub, Mount Olive
Henric Falkenberg, Mount Olive
Jack Frampton, Mount Olive
Johannes Moolman, Mount Olive
Stanley Roffe, Mount Olive
Juan Vargas, North Greenville
Jimmy Molina, Pfeiffer
Sebastian Wernecke, Pfeiffer