Mountain West Announces 2011-12 Women's Tennis All-Conference Awards
April 26, 2012
The Mountain West announced its 2011-12 All-Conference team and individual awards for women's tennis this evening, as selected by the league's eight head coaches.
UNLV's Lucia Batta was named Player of the Year after a stellar sophomore campaign. The native of Budapest, Hungary, posted a 30-8 record this season, including a 7-0 mark in Conference matches at the Lady Rebels' No. 1 singles position. Batta is currently No. 60 in the latest ITA rankings.
TCU's Stefanie Tan earned Mountain West Freshman of the Year honors after netting a 19-10 overall record this season, including a 3-3 mark in MW action at the Horned Frogs' No. 1 singles position. The product of Bishan, Singapore, is ranked No. 78 in the latest ITA standings.
|2011-12 Women's Tennis All-Mountain West Team|
|Christine Molina, Jr., Air Force||Melissa Cecil/Tahlia Smoke, Air Force|
|Sonia Klamczynska, Sr., Boise State||Manuela Pietzuch/Marlena Pietzuch, Boise State|
|Natalie Heffron, Fr., Colorado State||Michaela Bezdickova/Maria Sablina, New Mexico|
|*Michaela Bezdickova, So., New Mexico||**Roxanne Ellison/Sierra Ellison, San Diego State|
|Laura Antonana Iriarte, So., San Diego State||Olivia Smith/Millie Nichols, TCU|
|*Julia Wais, Jr., San Diego State||*Aleksandra Josifoska/Nives Pavlovic, UNLV|
|Simona Parajova, Fr., TCU||Veronica Popovici/Simona Synkova, Wyoming|
|Olivia Smith, Jr., TCU|
|Stefanie Tan, Fr., TCU|
|*Lucia Batta, So., UNLV|
|*Aleksandra Josifoska, So., UNLV|
|Nives Pavlovic, Jr., UNLV|
|*Veronica Popovici, So., Wyoming|
|Simona Synkova, Jr., Wyoming|
|Player of the Year: Lucia Batta, UNLV|
|Freshman of the Year: Stefanie Tan, TCU|
|*notes two-time selection, **notes three-time selection|
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