Alex Whitehead Named to Capital One Academic All-District Team
2012-13 Academic All-District Women's At Large Teams
GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNCG women's tennis senior Alex Whitehead (Victoria, Australia/Star of the Sea College) has been selected to the Capital One Academic All-District III First Team, the College Sports Information Directors of America announced on Thursday.
Whitehead, a senior this past season, has a perfect 4.0 GPA in media studies at UNCG. Whitehead will now be entered with all the other first team selections for a chance to be named to the Academic All-America Team.
The Victoria, Australia native earned first team All-Conference honors in doubles with teammate Niltooli Wilkins. She was named Southern Conference Player of the week earlier this season and finished with a 17-15 overall record in singles and 7-3 mark in SoCon play. In doubles, Whitehead went 25-9 overall in doubles play, including a 24-9 mark with Wilkins.
NCAA DIVISION I (NC, TN, VA) FIRST TEAM
Name School Yr. Hometown Sport GPA Major
Katherine Bulling JAMES MADISON Sr. Loveland, Ohio Tennis 3.97 History / English
Sarah Cowburn VIRGINIA Gr. Worcestershire, England Crew 3.95 Architectural history
Jean DeOrnellas DAVIDSON Sr. Fairfax, Va. Swimming 3.96 Political science
Helen Doolittle LIBERTY So. Lancaster, Pa. Field Hockey 4.00 Mathematics
Elizabeth Durkac NORTH CAROLINA Sr. Yorktown, Va. Gymnastics 3.64 Psychology
Kelsey Floyd TENNESSEE Sr. Lexington, Ky. Swimming 3.70 Sport mgmt.. & recreation
Logan Kline VIRGINIA TECH Sr. Mission Hills, Kan. Swimming 3.63 Biology
Jenna Nurik TENNESSEE, CHATTANOOGA Sr. Roswell, Ga. Tennis 3.91 Psychology
Olesya Palko NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL Sr. Kyiv, Ukraine Tennis 4.00 Biology / pre-med
Maeghan Pardy OLD DOMINION Sr. Ontario, Calif. Crew 4.00 Psychology
Paige Reese RADFORD Jr. South Hill, Va. Golf 4.00 Management & marketing
Jackie Rudolph NORTH CAROLINA Sr. Virginia Beach, Va. Swimming 3.82 History & chemistry
Loren Shealy NORTH CAROLINA So. Charlotte, N.C. Field Hockey 4.00 Business
Alex Whitehead UNCG Sr. Victoria, Australia Tennis 4.00 Media studies