Eleven ACC Student-Athletes Named ITA Men's Tennis All-Americans

June 20, 2011

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Eleven Atlantic Coast Conference men's tennis players earned 2011 ITA All-America honors through their play in singles and doubles during the recent season and NCAA Tournament.

Included among the All-Americans announced on Friday were Duke's Reid Carleton and Henrique Cunha, the Florida State doubles team of Vahid Mirzadeh and Connor Smith, ACC Player of the Year Guillermo Gomez of Georgia Tech and the Yellow Jacket doubles duo of Juan Spir and Kevin King, North Carolina's Jose Hernandez, and the Virginia trio of Drew Courtney, Alex Domijan and Michael Shabaz.

Please see below for details on the criteria for the 2011 ITA Men's Tennis All-America Team and the complete listing of this year's squad.

A player must meet any of the following criteria to earn ITA All-America honors:

Singles
1.) Top 16 seed in NCAA Singles Championships, or;
2.) Reach round of 16 in NCAA Singles Championships, or;
3.) Finish in the Top 20 of the final ITA Rankings.

Doubles
1.) Top eight seed in NCAA Doubles Championships, or;
2.) Reach quarterfinals of NCAA Doubles Championship, or;
3.) Finish in Top 10 of final ITA Rankings

2011 ITA Men's Tennis All-America Team
MEN
Name, School, Criteria
Henrique Cunha, Duke, S/D
Reid Carleton, Duke, S/D
Connor Smith, Florida State, D
Vahid Mirzadeh, Florida State, D
Guillermo Gomez, Georgia Tech, S
Juan Spir, Georgia Tech, D
Kevin King, Georgia Tech, D
Jose Hernandez, North Carolina, S
Alex Domijan, Virginia, S
Drew Courtney, Virginia, D
Michael Shabaz, Virginia, S/D