Alex Whitehead Named to Capital One Academic All-District Team 05-15-2013

2012-13 Academic All-District Women's At Large Teams

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. 


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


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