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AU men's tennis team earns academic honors

ALFRED, NY – The Alfred University men’s tennis team has been honored by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) for its work in the classroom during the 2008-09 academic year.

The ITA included the AU men’s squad on its list of All-Academic Teams, Division III classification. To earn the All-Academic honor, a team must have a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.20.

In addition, three players from the Alfred men’s team were named ITA scholar-athletes. Players named scholar-athletes must have a minimum grade-point average of 3.50 for the academic year.

Scholar-athletes for the AU men’s team were freshmen Nathan Garletts (Havertown, PA/Haverford) and seniors Tim Pruyn (North Tonwanda, NY/Niagara Wheatfield) and Alex Weller (Flemington, NJ/Hunterdon).