DAHLONEGA, GA – Sam Moore has been named to the Peach Belt Conference All-Academic Team announced last week by the conference office. Moore receives the honor after his third season in the Peach Belt Conference.
The team is part of a new season-long program recognizing the
outstanding accomplishments of PBC student-athletes in the
classroom as well as on the court.
Sam Moore earns second-team honors after recorded five wins in singles play, all coming at the #2 spot, and nine wins in doubles play during the 2009 season. The junior played the #1 spot on three different occasions. Moore is a Physics major with an overall GPA of 3.80.
North Georgia went 6-14 overall during the 2009 season, posting a 1-7 mark in Peach Belt Conference play. The Saints put a string together of four wins in five matches during the year, defeating Missouri Vally, Piedmont College, Carson-Newman, and Georgia Southwestern during a 19-day period.
To be eligible for the All-Academic team, a student athlete must participate in at least half of their team’s events, achieve a 3.2 cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale, and have completed at least one full academic year at their current institution. The Peach Belt Conference Sports Information Directors nominated and voted on the selected teams.
|Paul Bishop||Armstrong Atlantic St.||Sr.||Whitwell, England||3.50||Health Science|
|Damien Cordesse||Lander||Sr.||Paris, France||3.76||Business|
|Bastian Czwalinna||Francis Marion||Sr.||Erlagen, Germany||3.90||General Business|
|Chris Kaetz||USC Aiken||Sr.||Bonn, Germany||3.82||Business Administration|
|Justin Pickham||GCSU||Sr.||Armidale, Australia||3.54||Exercise Science|
|Bruno Seves||USC Aiken||Sr.||Araraquara, Brazil||3.68||Business Administration|
|Filipe Garcia||USC Aiken||So.||Valihnhos, Brazil||3.46||Business Administration|
|Matthew Keth||Francis Marion||Sr.||Border, South Africa||3.50||Finance|
|Juan Manrique||Lander||So.||Bogota, Colombia||3.22||Business Management|
|Carlos Marques||Lander||So.||Uba, Brazil||3.28||Business Management|
|Sam Moore||North Georgia||Jr.||Sydney, Australia||3.80||Physics|
|Paul van Rensburg||Columbus St.||fSr.||Stellenbosch, South Africa||3.58||Finance|