April 18, 2008
McKinzie Named SAC Women's Tennis Scholar Athlete
ROCK HILL, SC -- Catawba senior Julia McKinzie (Austin, TX/Lake Travis HS) has been named the 2008 South Atlantic Conference Scholar Athlete for women’s tennis. She is joined on the all-conference teams by fellow senior KT Rebadow (Niagara Falls, NY/Niagara Wheatfield HS). McKinzie earns first team All-SAC honors after making second team her first three seasons. Rebadow is a second team selection for the third time in her career and was the 2005 SAC Freshman of the Year.
McKinzie played #1 for Catawba this season and a 10-12 record, going 3-4 in league matches. She was 12-10 in doubles and finished her career with school-record 66 doubles victories. Academically, McKinzie has a 3.8 GPA as a biology major and is in the Alpha Chi and Phi Epsilon honor societies, as well as the Beta Beta Beta national biology honor society. She volunteers in the labor and delivery ward at Rowan Regional Medical Center and has participated in Operation Christmas Child and the United Methodist Action Reachout program.
Rebadow saw action at #2 singles in 2008. She posted an 11-7 record and set the school record with 55 career singles wins. In doubles, Rebadow had a 10-9 mark and 46 matches in her career.
2008 SOUTH ATLANTIC CONFERENCE WOMEN’S TENNIS AWARD WINNERS
Amanda Bartlett, Carson-Newman
Elizabeth Sneed, Carson-Newman
Taryn Cappadona, Carson-Newman
Julia McKinzie, CATAWBA
Kathleen Rollet, Lincoln Memorial
Lauren Hartley, Newberry
Bronwyn Hartley, Tusculum
Jennifer Sparks, Tusculum
KT Rebadow, CATAWBA
Ashley Halvorson, Lenoir-Rhyne
Kate Meiners, Lenoir-Rhyne
Martina Rezic, Lincoln Memorial
Adriana Borda, Mars Hill
Patty La Rovere, Mars Hill
Katelyn Doss, Tusculum
K ara Stasikelis, Wingate
COACH OF THE YEAR - Jean Love, Carson-Newman
Co-PLAYER OF THE YEAR - Amanda Bartlett, Carson-Newman
Co-PLAYER OF THE YEAR -Kathleen Rollet, Lincoln Memorial
FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR - Taryn Cappadonna, Carson-Newman
SAC SCHOLAR ATHLETE - Julia McKinzie, CATAWBA
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