ASHEVILLE, N.C. - The 2016 All-Appalachain Athletic Conferece (AAC) Team and Awards were announced Tuesday, and Frederico Staksrud of Tennessee Wesleyan is the Player of the Year.
Other individual award winners include Eric LaRue as the Coach of the Year.
A sophomore, Staksrud hails from Buenos Aires, Argentina. During the regular season, Staksrud posted a 14-3 record at No. 1 singles and a 15-2 mark at No. 1 doubles for Tennessee Weslayan.
Making the Champions of Character Team was Pancho Gallardo.
A total of 26 student-athletes made the All-Academic Team with Milligan and Union leading the way with six honorees.
To view the entire list of awards, click here.