WCU had six women’s tennis student-athletes recognized for 2016-17
Sophomore Gaby Hurt has a perfect weekend
Freshman Madison Riley leads the way with two victories
All eight Catamounts will be in action
Four student-athletes post a perfect 4.00 GPA during the 2015-16 academic year
2014-15 (Freshman): Competed in all 23 matches for the Catamounts ... Spent most of the season at No. 5 singles and No. 2 doubles ... Finished with a 6-16 overall record including 4-12 at no. 5 singles ... Was 5-11 in doubles with three different partners ... Earned her first collegiate victory in the opening match of the season against North Carolina A&T (01/30) at No. 6 singles ... Picked up singles wins against Savannah State (03/10), Presbyterian College (03/20), N.C. Central (04/03), Lenoir-Rhyne (04/14) and King (04/18) ... Was leading 6-0, 4-3 at the Southern Conference Tournament against Chattanooga when the Mocs clinched the match ... Was named a Scholar-Athlete by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) ... Named to the 2014-15 Southern Conference Honor Roll.
Prior to Western Carolina: Was a four-time all-conference selection and a four-time team MVP as a prep ... Earned all-region accolades her freshman season ... Was selected to the national honor society as a junior and senior in high school.
Personal: Is the daughter of Shawn and Dunnia Stomean ... Was born in San Jose, Costa Rica ... Speaks fluent Spanish.