PBC Names Two Jags All-Academic

PBC Names Two Jags All-Academic

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Augusta State junior Victor Guimaraes and senior Jan Labas were named to the 2013 Peach Belt Conference All-Academic Team, according to a release from the conference office Thursday afternoon.

A finance major from Sao Paulo, Brazil, Guimaraes maintained a 3.57 GPA while playing the entire season of doubles play in the No. 1 slot with teammate Victor Cabellos. Guimaraes earned PBC All-Conference honors for doubles, competition, tallying a 14-9 record and a 12-9 singles record.

Labas, from Bratislava, Slovakia, was ASU's only senior this year. Labas posted a 3.81 GPA in his final year and graduated on May 10 with a BBA in management. Labas went 15-9 in doubles competition with teammate Romain Brunie as the No. 2 duo – enjoying seven consecutive wins from Mar. 5-19 and posted a 7-14 singles record at the No. 2 position.

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 Peach Belt Conference Sports Information Directors oversee and select the teams.

2012-13 Men's Tennis All-Academic Team

Player                     School           Year    Hometown                         GPA    Major

Paul-Henri Arrigoni    Lander          Sr.      Bordeaux, France                3.62    Business Admin.

Oscar Axelsson         Lander          Jr.       Smalandsstenar, Sweden        3.62    Business Admin.

Chris Eastwood         Georgia SW    Jr.       Chester, England                 3.69    Computer Science

Victor Guimaraes      Augusta St.     Jr.      Sao Paulo, Brazil                3.57    Finance

Martin Harach           Young Harris  Jr.       Salta, Argentina                   3.775  Business/Public Policy

Adam Jonsson          Lander          So.      Uma, Sweden                     3.95    Business Admin.

Jan Labas               Augusta St.     Sr.      Bratislava, Slovakia             3.81    Management

Sven Lalic                Armstrong      So.      Banja Luka, Bosnia              3.860  Economics

Stephen Moore          Georgia SW    Jr.       Valdosta, Ga.                     3.81    Chemistry

Gabriel Oliveira         Young Harris  Jr.       Cotia, Brazil                       3.446  Business/Public Policy

Patrick Stiebinger       USC Aiken     Jr.       Weiden, Germany                4.00    Business Admin.

Matt Vansant            Georgia SW    Jr.       Leesburg, Ga.                     3.74    Accounting

Diego Zegarra           Lander          So.      La Paz, Bolivia                             4.00    Business Admin.


Honorable Mention: David Espinosa, Flagler; Bruno Orlandini, USC Aiken; Tim Ruepke, Francis Marion; Evgeniy Vinogradov, Georgia Southwestern; Lennart Wemcken, Flagler.

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