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Deutsch to become a Forester

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HUNTINGTON, Ind. - Huntington University men’s tennis coach Kreg Eckert announced that Alexandria High School standout Joshua Deutsch has signed his letter of intent to become a Forester this fall.

As the Tiger’s No. 1 player, Deutsch helped guide his team to the program’s 14th Central Indiana Conference championship this past season. He went undefeated in CIC play to earn his second All-Conference award. The awards continued to pile up for the two-time All-County selection this season as he also earned All-District and Honorable Mention All-State accolades.  

Deutsch has also excelled in the classroom where he has received Academic All-State honors for the past two seasons. He plans to double major in Sports Management and Small Business Management with hopes of earning his certification to be a teaching pro.

Seated from left to right is Debbie Deutsch (Mother), Joshua Deutsch, and Michael Deutsch (Father).  Standing from left to right is Dean Morehead (Asst. Principal), Mickey Hosier (Athletic Director), Zachary Deutsch (Brother), Kreg Eckert (Huntington Tennis Coach), Matt DeVault (AMHS Tennis Coach), and Tom Johns (Principal).

The Huntington University Foresters compete in 17 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 39 NAIA All-America honors and 234 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest.