Release: May 15, 2009
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named to America East Women's Tennis All-Academic Squad
VESTAL, N.Y.--Junior Danyelle
Shapiro has been named to the 2009 America East Women's
Tennis All-Academic Squad. It marks the second consecutive season
she has earned academic honors from the conference.
The lone upperclassman on a Binghamton squad that went 17-4 and
was the runner up at the America East Tournament, Shapiro went
16-9 in singles play and 8-5 in doubles action. She concluded
her season by earning second-team all-conference honors at No.
In the classroom, Shapiro has been named to the America East
Academic Honor Roll in 2007 and 2008. Furthermore, she was inducted
in the National College Athlete Honors Society last spring.
In order to be nominated for the America East All-Academic squad,
a student-athlete must be a starter or important reserve for
their team and participate in at least 50 percent of their teams
games or competitions. In the classroom, a student-athlete must
have a 3.30 GPA and have completed at least one calendar year
at their institution. Freshmen are not eligible for consideration.