MAC Recognizes Women's Tennis Academic Team

Updated 5/5/2006

May 5, 2006

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MAC Announces Women's Tennis Academic All-MAC Team

Cleveland -- A 10-member Academic All-MAC Women's tennis team as voted by league Faculty Athletic Representatives was announced today.

Leading the way with four selections was league champion Western Michigan as seniors Rattiya Hiranrat, Reedhina Parekh and Malena Remynse and junior Carrie Jeanmarie were honored. Bowling Green had two student-athletes with perfect 4.0 grade point averages named - Andrea Meister and Heidi Romer.

Rounding out the squad are Jessica Thompson of Ball State, Kristen Ortman of Buffalo, Yana Parfenyuk of Eastern Michigan and Eunice Paravicini of Toledo.

For Romer, it was her third consecutive selection to the academic team. Repeating from last year's honors were Thompson, Hiranrat and Perekh.

Due to ties in the voting the squad was expanded by two extra spots from eight to 10. Nominees must have a minimum 3.20 cumulative grade point average to be eligible for the team.

2006 Academic All-MAC Women's Tennis Team

Name, School	        Cl. Major	      GPA	Hometown
$Jessica Thompson, BSU	Jr. Psychology	      3.65	Carmel, Ind.
Andrea Meister, BGSU	Sr. Early Childhood   4.00	North Canton, Ohio
$%Heidi Romer, BGSU	Sr. Early Childhood   4.00	Glen Cove, N.Y.
Kristen Ortman, UB	Sr. Social Sciences   3.60	Amherst, N.Y.
Yana Parfenyuk, EMU	Jr. Finance	      3.85	Ominsk, Russia
Eunice Paravicini, UT	Gr. Sociology	      3.50	Cochabama, Bolivia
$Rattiya Hiranrat, WMU	Sr. Organizational    3.60	Samutprakarn,
                            Communication               Thailand
Carrie Jeanmarie, WMU	Jr. Nursing	      3.67	Belvidere, Ill.
$Reedhina Parekh, WMU	Sr. Finance	      3.89	Calcutta, India
Malena Remynse, WMU     Sr. Elementary Group  3.59	Protage, Mich.

$ 2005 Academic All-MAC % 2004 Academic All-MAC