Cancado Named Academic All-District
May 27, 2007
NORFOLK, VA-- Senior tennis player Henrique Cancado (Belo Horizonte, Brazil) has been selected first team ESPN The Magazine/CoSIDA Academic All-District.
The Information Technology student compiled a 31-11 overall singles mark this year. Ranked 55th nationally, Cancado was a first team All-CAA selection in both singles and doubles. He was a quarterfinalist at the Southern Intercollegiate Championships and was Wilson/ITA Mideast Regional Championship finalist.
Cancado also made his first NCAA Tournament appearance last week. He and doubles teammate Harel Srugo reached the second round of the NCAA Championships last weekend. They compiled a 27-8 overall doubles mark and ranked 15th nationally.
Cancado is now eligible for the Academic All-American squad which will be announced later in June.