Women's Tennis

 
June 6, 2014

Hawkins, Gordon Earn VaSID All-State Recognition

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. - Bridgewater College tennis players Maria Hawkins and Katie Gordon were named to the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) All-State College Division women's tennis team released Friday.

Hawkins, a freshman, was named to the All-State Singles First Team. Hawkins and Gordon were named to the All-State Doubles Second Team.

Hawkins finished the spring season with a 15-1 record at No. 2 singles, including an 11-1 record against ODAC competition. She closed the season with a 15-match winning streak in singles play.

Gordon, a senior, teamed up with Hawkins to post a 13-3 overall record in doubles play this past spring.

Washington & Lee University junior Sonja Meighan was named the Player of the Year by VaSID. University of Mary Washington head coach Patrick Catullo was named the state Coach of the Year, and Emory & Henry College freshman Stella DiMichele was named as the state's Rookie of the Year.

All-State First Team                                        

Doubles
Sonja Meighan, Patricia Kirkland - Washington & Lee University
Lindsey Raulston, Shelby Harris  - University of Mary Washington
Meghan Buell, Chelsea Mixson - Washington & Lee University

Singles
Sonja Meighan - Washington & Lee University
Lindsey Raulston - University of Mary Washington
Stella Di Michele - Emory & Henry College
Meghan Buell - Washington & Lee University
Maria Hawkins - Bridgewater College
Brooke Donnelly - Washington & Lee University

All-State Second Team

Doubles                                              
Katie Gordon Maria Hawkins - Bridgewater College
Claire Cahill, Brooke Donnelly - Washington & Lee University
Stella Di Michele, Lauren Riner - Emory & Henry College

Singles                                 
Shelby  Harris - University of Mary Washington
Mackenzie Smith - University of Mary Washington
Chelsea Mixson - Washington & Lee University
Logan Eldridge - Christopher Newport University
Alex Ritter - University of Mary Washington
Mary Elizabeth Shutley - Washington & Lee University