WCU had six women’s tennis student-athletes recognized for 2016-17
Four student-athletes post a perfect 4.00 GPA during the 2015-16 academic year
177 Western Carolina Student-Athletes Honored
Southern Conference Championship to start Friday April 22
The Catamounts fall to 10-9 on the season
2014-15 (Junior): Saw action in all 23 of the Catamounts' matches ... Spent the majority of the year at No. 4 singles while splitting time between No. 2 and No. 3 doubles ... Went 10-13 in singles action including 7-9 at No. 4 and 3-4 at No. 5 ... Was 5-7 in doubles matches with three wins at No. 2 and two wins at No. 3 ... Won first singles match of the season at North Carolina A&T (01/30) while also taking her doubles match ... Won her first match at No. 4 singles against Wright State (02/28) ... Picked up a conference singles win at Mercer (03/07) while playing No. 4 ... Also won a conference doubles match against Mercer at No. 2 with teammate Nicole Nielly ... Was named a Scholar-Athlete by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) ... Named to the 2014-15 Southern Conference Honor Roll ... Selected to the 2015 SoCon Spring Academic All-Conference Team.
2013-14 (Sophomore): Saw action in all 21 matches on the season, posting results in 20 with a 6-14 record ... Played once in the No. 4 position with 10 matches at No. 5 and nine in the No. 6 individual position ... Split her doubles season with three partners between the second and third flights ... Was named a Scholar-Athlete by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).
2012-13 (Freshman): Appeared in 15 matches as an individual ... Spent time at No. 5 and No. 6 singles ... Picked up a pair of wins at No. 6 singles ... Played eight matches in the No. 3 doubles slot with Sara Ruiz Pajares ... Won individual matches against Presbyterian and North Carolina Central ... Was named a Scholar-Athlete by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).
Prior to Western Carolina: Former top 20 player from the state of Georgia ... Member of Starr's Mill HS team that finished in the final four in the state for five years in a row.
Personal: Is the daughter of Frank and Wendy McGuire ... Father played and coached football at University of New Hampshire ... Has two brothers, Robbie and Colin.