The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced their All-Academic teams and Whittier College had eight players receive recognition as scholar-athletes, the most in a single season in program history.
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Athletes of the Week were announced Tuesday by the conference office. Sophomore Kallysta Lopez (Whittier, Calif.) was recognized as the Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week in the fifth week of voting.
The Whittier College Women’s Tennis Team got their first test in 2019 with an exhibition match-up against Concordia. They battled in doubles but couldn’t pull off the upset falling 9-0 at the Richard Ettinger Tennis Courts.
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) teams were announced for women’s tennis earlier in the week and sophomore Amanda Rodriguez (Glendora, Calif.) earned recognition being named to the 2nd Team.