BOCA RATON, Fla. – Lynn University volleyball juniors Marissa Tandron and Claire Angelich were named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District Team on Thursday. Tandron receives the honor for the second consecutive year while Angelich earns her first career selection.
Also majoring in biology, Angelich holds a 3.91 GPA in the classroom. The middle blocker has been a force at the net for the Fighting Knights, currently ranking in the top five of the SSC in both hitting percentage and blocks per set. At home against Embry-Riddle the season, the Saint Simmons Island, Ga. product posted 11 blocks to tie the single-match school record.
In order to be nominated in the CoSIDA Academic All-District program, a student-athlete must be at least a sophomore with a 3.30 cumulative GPA and have attended their current university for one calendar year.
As all-district selections, the duo will be eligible to be selected as CoSIDA Academic All-Americans.
The Fighting Knights are on the road this weekend, heading north to Rollins on Friday, Nov. 6 then on to Embry-Riddle on Saturday. First serve at Rollins is slated for 7 p.m.