Brevard, N.C. – Michelle Prata of the women’s tennis team and Eric Renegar of the baseball team have been named the Sports Spot Student-Athletes of the Month for April. The award is presented by Sports Spot, in conjunction with the Brevard College Athletic Department.
Prata was voted the Female Student-Athlete of the Month by the BC Head Coaching staff over Kayla Clemens and Alyssa Miller of the softball team.
The senior wins her second career Athlete of the Month award after going undefeated in both singles (5-0) and doubles (5-0) for the month of April. Four-of-five singles victories came in straight sets
Renegar was voted the Men’s Student-Athlete of the Month by the BC Head Coaching staff over teammate James Phillips and Kim Koivu of the men’s golf team.
Renegar wins his first career Athlete of the Month award after reaching base safely in all 10 games in April, and ending the season on an eight-game hit streak. Stuart hit .432 (16-for-37) while scoring 8 runs and driving in 13.
These two athletes will be presented with action shots recognizing their award, which will be displayed in the lobby of Boshamer Gymnasium for the entire school year. A total of eight female and male Sports Spot Athletes of the Month will be selected in the 2012-2013 academic year. The award is selected from qualified candidates each month by the athletic department staff.