Kannarkat & Cancado Named Academic All-District

June 01, 2000
By ODU Athletics

NORFOLK, VA. (June 1) - Sophomore women's tennis player Mily Kannarkat (Va.Beach, Va.) and senior men's tennis player Alexandre Cancado (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) were named first team GTE/ COSIDA Academic All-District. Both are now eligible for Academic All-American honors later this month.

Kannarkat, a biology/pre-med major carries a 3.93 gpa. She compiled a 14-5 singles record and 12-7 doubles record. She earned second team All-CAA honors and first team Arthur Ashe Scholar selection.

Cancado, compiled a 15-5 singles record and 9-7 in doubles. He reached the third round of the ITA pre-qualifying tournament last fall and is a first team All-CAA tennis selection. Cancado carries a 3.93 grade point average in computer science.

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