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
The 2016 team sets school record with most wins in program history
Southern Conference Championship to start Friday April 22
2014-15 (Junior): Competed in all 23 matches for the Catamounts ... Spent most of the season at the No. 1 spot in singles while playing all 23 matches in the No.1 doubles slot ... Finished with an 11-10 singles record including 9-9 at No. 1 ... Went 9-13 at No. 1 doubles, mostly spent with teammate Shannon Bettiol ... Led the team with 11 individual wins ... Had a seven-match singles win streak early in the season ... Named SoCon Player of the Week (03/11) ... Won her singles draw at the Steve Baras Fall Classic in Chattanooga, Tenn. ... Won a conference match against Mercer's Xandra Fougner ... Won four games against nationally-ranked Joanna Nalborska of N.C. State ... 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): Played in all 21 matches on the season, splitting her time between flights three through five individually ... Finished the year 7-14 overall including a 4-5 mark in SoCon play ... Claimed five victories in the No. 3 position for the Catamounts, finishing 5-9 ... Was 2-4 as the No. 4 and 0-1 at No. 5 ... Played in all three flights of doubles with a two match victories ... Played No. 1 doubles three times, No. 2 doubles in 12 and once in No. 3 ... Was named a Scholar-Athlete by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA).
2012-13 (Redshirt): Did not see any action.
2011-12 (Freshman): Appeared in 17 singles matches for the Catamounts ... Spent time as the No. 1, No. 2 and No. 3 singles player ... Picked up one win in the No. 1 slot and three in the No. 3 slot ... Finished second on the team with four individual wins ... Played in four matches as part of the No. 2 doubles team and 12 matches as part of the No. 1 doubles team... Won one doubles match with Ainhoa Iglesias Diaz ... Won three-straight individual matches in early March ... Picked up individual wins against Brevard, Georgia Southern, ETSU and Mars Hill.