For Release: (Immediately: June 5, 2013)
Springfield, Mo. – Evangel women’s tennis player Amy Grossklag was named an Intercollegiate Tennis Association NAIA All-American. To be named an ITA-NAIA All-American, singles players must be ranked in the top 20 nationally.
Grossklag, a sophomore from Bonita Springs, Florida, went 14-1 in singles play with her only loss coming in the NAIA National Championship Tournament to a player ranked 10th nationally. Grossklag was named Player of the Year in the American Midwest / Heart of America / TranSouth conference group and helped her team to an 11-4 record and an NAIA National Tournament bid. She advanced to the NAIA/ITA individual championships last fall finishing fourth nationally. She was named a First Team NAIA All-American earlier this year.
Grossklag was honored as an honorable mention All-American selection last year in the NAIA.
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Evangel University Athletics, (417) 865-2815, ext. 7417