Kindall Yeung named 2nd Team All-SCIAC

Kindall Yeung named 2nd Team All-SCIAC

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2019 Women's Tennis All-SCIAC Teams

WHITTIER, Calif. – The 2019 All-Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Women's Tennis honors were announced this week following a vote conducted by the league's member head coaches.

Senior Kindall Yeung (Brea, Calif.) received accolades for the first time in her career landing on the 2nd Team.

Yeung played No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles with partner Amanda Rodriguez (Glendora, Calif.).  She posted a 7-16 overall record in singles, going 5-7 at home and a 2-5 record within SCIAC, which included wins against Occidental College (Weera Wright) and Cal Lutheran University (Lilijana Semak).

In doubles she was 11-13 at the top spot with a 7-6 record at home, while going 1-6 within conference play.  With Rodriguez they took out Occidental College (Pelletier/Wright) for their lone win.  Earlier in the season during the ITA West Regional they impressed beating Cal Lutheran (Foreman/Levanen) and Claremont-M-S (Martin/Bahsoun).  Their top wins on the season came Trinity College (CT) and UC Santa Cruz.    

Whittier finished the season 5-12, 1-6 SCIAC with their lone SCIAC victory coming against Occidental College.       

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SCIAC Athlete of the Year – Caroline Casper (Pomona-Pitzer)

SCIAC Newcomer of the Year – Maria Lyven (Pomona-Pitzer)

SCIAC Character Award – Kana Moriyama (Caltech)

SCIAC Coaching Staff of the Year  - Kristin Yep (Whittier College)