Hassim Named CoSIDA Academic All-District For Second Time

Imaan Hassim
Imaan Hassim

Youngstown State senior women's tennis standout Imaan Hassim was named to the 2019-20 CoSIDA Academic All-District® Five Women's At-Large Team, the organization announced on Thursday. It marked the second straight year that Hassim has been selected to the Academic All-District Team.

The group, selected by CoSIDA, recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances in the athletic realm and in the classroom. The Academic All-America® program separately recognizes outstanding student-athletes in four divisions — NCAA Division I, NCAA Division II, NCAA Division III and NAIA.
First-team Academic All-District® honorees advance to the Academic All-America® ballot. First-, second- and third-team (if applicable) Academic All-America® honorees will be announced in June.

A native of Johannesburg, South Africa, Hassim owns a perfect 4.00 GPA in Biology.

She played No. 1 singles for the Penguins for the second straight season in her career in 2020. She has 45 career singles wins and ranks fourth in school history with 55 doubles victories.

Hassim is a three-time Academic All-Horizon League selection.