University of Akron junior tennis player Prang Pantusart was named to the Academic All-Mid American Conference Team on Tuesday.
Pantusart, who was also named to the second team All-MAC, MAC All-Tournament Team and MAC Tournament MVP, earned the distinction for the second time in her career.
Pantusart, a finance major, has a 3.54 GPA.
She finished the season with a 26-8 singles record and a 31-5 doubles record.
University of Akron assistant swimming and diving coach Kristy Castillo was named the swimming and diving coach at Ball State on Monday.
A four-year letter winner at UA, Castillo was the team captain in her junior and senior seasons and set five school records in her career with the Zips.
• Muskingum Univeristy senior Jourdon Leymon (Cuyahoga Falls) was named to the Academic All-Ohio Athletic Conference team on Monday.
Leymon has a 3.8 GPA and was second on the team with an 80.5 scoring average.
• Baldwin-Wallace junior closer Jon Tenley (Wadsworth) was named to the 2012 d3baseball.com All-Mideast Region Team second team.
Tenley set a B-W single-season record with seven saves this season. Tenley went 0-3 with a 4.88 ERA and struck out 24 batters in 24 innings this season.
• Baldwin-Wallace juniors Mitch Supan (Walsh Jesuit) and Zach Marinucci (Brunswick) and senior Leslie Purnell (Central Catholic) have qualified for the 2012 NCAA Division III National Championship Meet at Claremont-Mud-Scripps College in Claremont, Calif., on May 24-26.
Supan, who earned All-America honors in discus as a freshman and sophomore, is ranked sixth in the shot put, 12th in the discus and 14th in the hammer.
Marinucci is ranked 10th in the shot put and 19th in thediscus.
Purnell is ranked 17th in the shot put and 20th in thediscus.
The top eight finishers in each event earn NCAA Division III All-America honors.
— Staff report