Richter Named to PBC All-Academic Team

Sophomore Emilia Richter
Sophomore Emilia Richter

AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Peach Belt Conference (PBC) announced the PBC Women's Tennis All-Academic Team Monday, with Georgia College sophomore Emilia Richter (Berlin, Germany) earning a spot.

Richter owns a 3.54 GPA in Public Health. She takes a spot on the team in the first season where she is eligible.

The academic team is part of a season-long program recognizing the outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the classroom as well as on the field. To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must 1) participate in at least half of his/her team's events and be either a starter or significant contributor; 2) achieved a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (on a 4.0 scale) and 3) completed at least one full academic year at his or her current institution.

The Bobcats are back in action Friday, April 19 at the Peach Belt Conference (PBC) Tournament in Florence, South Carolina.

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