Chris Schommer named an ITA Academic All-American

Chris Schommer named an ITA Academic All-American

WHITTIER, Calif. – Senior captain Chris Schommer  continues to add to his already impressive resume as he was named an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Academic All-American earlier this week earning this recognition for the second straight year.

Schommer who enters his senior season with the Purple & Gold has put together back to back strong seasons on the court earning 2nd Team All-SCIAC recognition, while maintaining a perfect 4.0 G.P.A.

In order to qualify as an Academic All-American, an athlete must own a GPA of 3.5 or higher during the 2012-13 academic year after completing at least two semesters at Whittier.

This past season, Schommer finished with a 9-8 record primarily at No. 3, while posting a 12-6 doubles record partnering with teammate Andrew Hansen.   

For a complete list of the honorees, please visit the ITA web site.