July 18, 2019 - by
Men’s Tennis Earns Four ITA Scholar-Athletes

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida State’s Lucas Poullain, Alex Knaff, Chase Wood and Enzo Le Seguillon were named ITA Scholar-Athletes. Poullain earned the for the second straight year, while Knaff earned his third straight. Wood and Le Seguillon are scholar-athletes for the first time.

In order to earn ITA Scholar-Athlete status a player must meet the following criteria: 1.) be a varsity letter winner, 2.) have a grade point average of at least 3.50 (on a 4.00 scale) for the current academic year, and 3.) have been enrolled at their present school for at least 2 semesters (including freshman through senior year).

Poullain was selected for the second straight season after being named first-team All-ACC and earning a 16-4 record during the spring. This performance earned him a spot in the NCAA Singles Championship. Lucas earned a perfect 4.0 GPA this past season while finishing up his master’s degree in Sport Management.

Knaff was named an ITA scholar-athlete for the third straight year. He went 14-9 in the spring and earned ACC Doubles Pair of the Week honors with partner Sebastian Arcila. Knaff was also named second-team All-ACC. He earned a 3.313 GPA in Physics during the season.

Wood became an ITA scholar-athlete for the first time. Wood went 10-11 in singles matches and 14-12 in doubles matches throughout the season. He helped clinch the match against Cal at the USTA National Campus and got ranked as high as 56 in doubles this season. He earned a 3.500 GPA during the season.

Le Seguillon earned ITA Scholar-Athlete for the first time as well. He went 16-11 in singles and 4-4 in doubles during the season. He earned a big win over No. 11 Notre Dame and helped the Noles clinch matches against Auburn and No. 43 Virginia Tech. He earned a 4.0 GPA during the season.

To keep up with the Seminoles, check Seminoles.com for the latest news and scheduling information, or keep up with the team on social media through Twitter (@FSU_MTennis), Facebook (/FSUMTennis), and Instagram @FSU_MTennis).

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