PIKEVILLE – The University of Pikeville men’s tennis team tied Campbellsville (Ky.) University for the league lead as both institutions had five student-athletes named Academic All Mid-South Conference on Wednesday.
The award-winning Bears include Brennan Alderman, Francois Billet, Marcos Fondelius, Sven Rodenbusch and Felix Singer.
In order to be nominated for the honor, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade-point average of 3.25 on a 4.0 scale and achieve at least sophomore academic status.
Twenty-four MSC men’s tennis student-athletes earned the academic award in all.
UPIKE started play in the MSC Championship on Thursday at the Lackey Tennis Center in Georgetown.