April 15, 2014
Renteria Named Honorable Mention All-SAC in Women's Tennis
ROCK HILL, SC -- Catawba sophomore Liz Renteria (Mirimar, FL/Archbishop McCarthy HS) has been named honorable mention All-South Atlantic Conference in women’s tennis. The 2014 award winners were announced on Tuesday by the league office.
Renteria played the top spot for Catawba this season and posted an 11-10 record. She went 6-5 in conference matches. In doubles, Renteria posted eight wins with three coming in league matches.
Queens’ Christina Rustscheff was named SAC Player of the Year. She helped lead Queens to a third-place finish in the SAC in the program’s first year in the league. She completed the regular season 15-1 overall and 10-1 against the league in singles matches.
Voting for SAC Coach of the Year ended in a tie, honoring Wingate’s Michael Cabana and Tusculum’s Tommy Arnett. The Freshman of the Year honors went to Melissa Laing, of Queens.
2014 SAC Women’s Tennis Awards
All-SAC First Team Singles
Christina Rustscheff, Queens
Ali Evers, Wingate
Tatiana Dualiby, Mars Hill
Elena Vasilyeva, Lincoln Memorial
Katie Daugherty, Brevard
Zorica Djuric, Lenoir-Rhyne
All-SAC First Team Doubles
Christina Rustscheff/Melissa Liang, Queens
Ali Evers/Becca Thomas, Wingate
Elena Vasilyeva/Gemma Goodland, Lincoln Memorial
All-SAC Second Team Singles
Caroline Holland, Wingate
Avery Owens, Anderson
Melissa Laing, Queens
Romina Adum, Newberry
Rebecca Bruning, Anderson
Karen Ching, Anderson
All-SAC Second Team Doubles
Tatiana Dualiby/Lucy McLauren, Mars Hill
Karen Ching/Avery Owens, Anderson
Romina Adum/Susana Aguirre, Newberry
All-SAC Honorable Mention Singles
Anna Rickenbaker, Mars Hill
Patricia Guerreiro, Carson-Newman
Liz Renteria, Catawba
Vanessa Ortiz, Newberry
Kate Hutchinson, Tusculum
Jade Henke, Mars Hill
All-SAC Honorable Mention Doubles
Jaclyn Rock/Claire Hamilton, Queens
Michelle Prata/Katie Daugherty, Brevard
Erin Mills/Adrienne Kaye, Tusculum
SAC Player of the Year: Christina Rustscheff, Queens
SAC Freshman of the Year: Melissa Laing, Queens
Co-SAC Coaches of the Year: Michael Cabana, Wingate/Tommy Arnett, Tusculum
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