Sollazzo named A-Sun Scholar Athlete of the Year
Sollazzo was named a first team All A-Sun pick on Monday.
Sollazzo was named a first team All A-Sun pick on Monday.

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

MACON, Ga. (Feb. 28, 2012) – The Atlantic Sun Conference honored Adam Sollazzo of ETSU as the Men’s Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year to highlight the league’s Academic All-Conference team.

Sollazzo helped the Buccaneers to the four-seed in the Atlantic Sun Basketball Championship and a 16-13 overall record this season. The senior guard ranks third in the conference in scoring (15.0). Sollazzo was also named to the All-Conference Team. He has a 3.72 GPA and is majoring in marketing.

The A-Sun introduced the new sport-by-sport Academic All-Conference teams this fall to recognize student-athletes who embody the conference’s mission of Building Winners for Life. All the members of the team boast a 3.30 cumulative grade point average (GPA) or better and participated in at least half of their team’s games.

MEN'S BASKETBALL SCHOLAR-ATHLETE of the YEAR

Adam Sollazzo, ETSU
Senior | Guard | GPA: 3.72 | Major: Marketing | Hometown: Tampa, Fla.
• Has led the Bucs in scoring on 11 occasions during the season
• Scored in double-figures 18 times in his last 23 games
• A three-time member of the Atlantic Sun All-Academic Team

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MSOC ETSU 1 F
Aug 23 Virginia Tech (Exh.) 0
WSOC ETSU 5 F
Aug 24 Tennessee Tech 1
WSOC Appalachian St. 0 F (2OT)
Aug 28 ETSU 1
MCC Covered Bridge Open Boone, N.C.
Aug 29 3 of 11
WCC Covered Bridge Open Boone, N.C.
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VB ETSU 3 Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 29 Morgan State University 0
VB ETSU 1 Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 29 California State University, Sacramento 3
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Aug 29 William & Mary 2
VB ETSU 1 Charlotte, N.C.
Aug 30 UNC Charlotte 3
WSOC Campbell 2 2OT
Aug 31 ETSU 3
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Aug 31 VCU 1
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WSOC Alabama A&M Johnson City, Tenn.
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Sep 5, 3:00 p.m. The College of William and Mary
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