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Heron Tennis Honored for Academics

The William Smith College tennis team is one of 72 NCAA Division III squads recognized as a 2011 Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team. Additionally, five Herons were honored as 2011 ITA Scholar-Athletes for their excellence in the classroom.

The ITA All-Academic Team award is open to any ITA program that has a cumulative team grade point average of 3.20 or higher. To earn ITA Scholar-Athlete status, a player must be a varsity letter winner, have a GPA of at least 3.5 for the current academic year, and have been enrolled at her school for at least two semesters.

The following William Smith student-athletes were tabbed ITA Scholar-Athletes:

The Herons finished the 2010-11 season with a 16-4 overall mark, breaking the program record for wins in a season. William Smith finished third in the Liberty League Tournament.