Senior finance major Ante Matijevic from Split, Croatia, and senior marketing major E. Nicole Melton of San Antonio were named the Bill Erwin Scholar-Athletes of the Year this spring, netting the duo the top academic prizes for male and female student athletes at Texas A&M. This marked the second year in a row that Mays student athletes have collected A&M’s top scholar-athlete honors.

Melton is the top scoring women’s golfer in Texas A&M history. She is a three-time Academic All-Big 12 selection and has earned Academic All-American honors.

Tennis player Ante Matijevic, ranked as high this spring as No. 6 nationally as a singles player and No. 1 in doubles, is a three-time All-Big 12 selection and a two-time All-American. Matijevic ranks second at A&M in career dual match singles and doubles wins. He also won the Distinguished Letterman Award for his team contributions, leadership and academics, making him the first athlete to ever claim both award