Aug. 6, 2002
TALLAHASSEE, FL. - The Florida State women's tennis team has been named an All-Academic team for 2002 by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association. The Seminoles were one of 70 Division I women's tennis programs to receive this honor. FSU is led by head coach Lise Gregory, who is entering her seventh season with a career record of 88-64. Elizabeth Lawrence and Alida Gallovits were recognized individually as scholar athletes for their outstanding work 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 (on a 4.00 scale). All eligible student athletes have competed in one or more matches and are averaged into the cumulative grade point average. In order to earn ITA Scholar-Athlete status at the NCAA level a player must be a junior or senior in school, be a varsity letterwinner, and have a grade point average of 3.50.