COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 20, 2017) - Colorado State University-Pueblo junior David Mould (Upminister Essex, United Kingdom) has earned the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Men's Tennis Summit Award, in an announcement from the league office Thursday.
The RMAC Summit Award is presented to the student-athlete with the highest cumulative grade-point average (GPA), participating at the finals sites for each of the RMAC's championships or tournaments.
Mould owns a 4.00 GPA, while majoring in economics and business administration. The junior plays No. 1 doubles and No. 4 or No. 5 singles for the ThunderWolves. Mould and his doubles partner, Nick Wade (Fr., Upminister Essex, United Kingdom) are currently ranked No. 10 in the South Central Region and were announced as All-RMAC Second Team yesterday. Mould finished the regular season with an RMAC record of 4-8 (2-4 in both singles and doubles).
A member of the ThunderWolves men's tennis team has won two straight RMAC Summit Awards, as Marcelo Chapparo earned the honor last season. CSU-Pueblo had two Summit Award winners in 2016-17, as football's Corbin Feenstra (Jr., Superior, Colo.) was also honored.
All GPA's are based on a straight grading scale to ensure consistency among institutions. Any tie is broken by the number of credits completed.
Eligible student-athletes must be a sophomore or above, have participated in their sport for at least two years at their respective school. The student-athlete must also be an active member of the team, traveling and competing in the RMAC championship.
Mould and the rest of the Pack earned the No. 3 seed in the RMAC Tournament and will play No. 2 seed Colorado Mesa University April 22 at 5 p.m. at Recency Athletic Complex in Denver.
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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.