COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 26, 2017) - Three members of the Colorado State University-Pueblo men's and women's tennis teams were named to the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference academic Teams Wednesday.
Junior David Mould (Upminister Essex, United Kingdom) was honored as Men's Tennis Academic All-RMAC First Team, while juniors Samantha Cachutt (Caracas, Miranda) and Kristin Jensen (Colorado Springs, Colo.) were recognized as Women's Tennis Academic Honor Roll.
To be eligible for consideration, a student-athlete must carry a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (GPA) and must have been an active student at the institution for at least two consecutive semesters or three consecutive quarters.
All student-athletes that meet those requirements, but were not voted first team by the league's sports information directors, automatically qualify for the honor roll.
Mould owns a 4.00 GPA, while majoring in economics and business administration and was the 2017 Men's Tennis RMAC Summit Award Winner. The junior played No. 1 doubles and No. 4 or No. 5 singles for the ThunderWolves this season. Mould and his doubles partner, Nick Wade (Fr., Upminister Essex, United Kingdom) ranked No. 10 in the March 15 South Central Region ITA rankings and were announced as All-RMAC Second Team. Mould finished the regular season with an RMAC record of 4-8 (2-4 in both singles and doubles).
Cachutt touts a 3.39 GPA in industrial engineering and earned All-RMAC First Team honors for her singles play this season. Cachutt partnered with Jensen this season and both were recognized as All-RMAC Honorable Mention for doubles.
Cachutt played No. 3, 4 and 5 singles throughout the RMAC season and finished with a 2-4 record. She recorded wins at No. 5 singles against Colorado Christian University (March 11) and at No. 4 singles at Colorado Mesa University (April 15).
Jensen holds a 3.81 GPA in EXHPR (general exercise science) and biology played at No. 4 singles during the RMAC season.
The pair of Cachutt and Jensen recorded a 2-4 league record playing at both the No. 2 and No. 3 spots. The team recorded the two wins on the same day when they went 2-0 at No. 3 doubles at CCU and MSU Denver April 9.
The Pack men were No. 9 in the April 19 ITA regional rankings. They finished with a 2-4 RMAC record and were the No. 3 seed for the RMAC Tournament. The women's team were the No. 4 seed in the tournament after going 0-6 in league play. Both exited the RMAC Tournament after the first round April 22.
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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.