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Final 2013-14 MIAA Women's Tennis Report

Dual Match Records

Final Standings

  League Overall
  W L W L  
Kalamazoo* 8 0 15
Hope 7 1 17 6
Albion 6 2 12 4  
Saint Mary's 5 3 11 8  
Calvin 4 4 6 11  
Trine 3 5 7 12  
Adrian 2
6 10
Alma 1 7 3 13
Olivet 0 8 0 9  

The MIAA women’s tennis champion shall be determined based upon best won-loss record in MIAA conference dual matches. The league’s automatic qualification to the NCAA Tournament shall be determined by a four-team, end-of-season, conference tournament.

*MIAA Champion - Kalamazoo

Thursday, May 22
NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Singles Championships at Claremont, Calif. - First Round

Bronte Goodhue, Sewanee, Tenn. def. Nancy Benda, Hope, 6-3, 6-2
Kara Shoemaker, Williams, Mass. def. Sarah Woods, Kalamazoo, 6-1, 6-1

NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Doubles Championships at Claremont, Calif. - First Round
Shelby Harris/Lindsay Raulston, Mary Washington, Va. def.  Nancy Benda/Carli Capestany, Hope, 6-1, 6-1.

NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Tournament
Friday, May 9 - Second Round at Chicago, Ill.

Carnegie Mellon, Pa. 5, Hope 2 Results

Thursday, May 8 - First Round at Chicago, Ill.
Hope 5, Wheaton, Ill. 2 Results

Friday, May 2 - Championship
#2 Hope 5, #1 Kalamazoo 2 Results

Thursday, May 1 - Semifinals
#1 Kalamazoo 5, #4 Saint Mary's 1 Results
#2 Hope 5, #3 Albion 1 Results

All-MIAA Honors

Most Valuable Player
Sarah Woods, Kalamazoo
(sophomore from Oconomowoc, Wis./Divine Savior Holy Angels HS)


Sue Little Sportsmanship Award
Mary Catherine Faller, Saint Mary’s
(senior from Green Bay, Wis./Notre Dame Academy)

Karen Caine Scholar-Athlete Award
Mallory Smith, Hope
(senior from Grand Haven/Grand Haven HS)

All-MIAA First Team
Sarah Woods, Kalamazoo** (sophomore from Oconomowoc, Wis./Divine Savior Holy Angels HS)
Nancy Benda, Hope* (freshman from Birmingham/Seaholm HS)
Marissa Cloutier, Albion*** (senior from Grosse Ile/Grosse Ile HS)
Claire Cooper, Hope* (sophomore from Williamston/Williamston HS)
Jenna Riehl, Kalamazoo* (senior from St. Joseph/St. Joseph HS)
Jessica Huhnke, Trine*** (senior from Newburgh, Ind./Castle HS)

All-MIAA Second Team
Katie Blumberg, Albion (senior from Farmington Hills/Farmington HS)
Carli Capestany, Hope (junior from Hudsonville/Hudsonville HS)
Megan Visser, Calvin (junior from Kalamazoo/Kalamazoo Christian HS)
Mary Catherine Faller, Saint Mary’s (senior from Green Bay, Wis./Notre Dame Academy)
Irene Chen, Albion (junior from Shenzhen, China/Apple Valley, Minn. HS)
Kelsey Moran, Kalamazoo (senior from Grand Blanc/Grand Blanc HS)

*- denotes number of years First Team All-MIAA

Player of the Week Honor Roll

Week #1 - Jenna Riehl, Kalamazoo
Week #2 - Sarah Woods, Kalamazoo
Week #3 - Sabrina Dass, Kalamazoo
Week #4 - Carli Capestany, Hope
Week #5 - Marissa Cloutier, Albion
Week #6 - Paige Courts, Hope
Week #7 - Jessica Huhnke, Trine
Week #8 - Claire Cooper, Hope
Week #9 - Sabrina Dass, Kalamazoo
Week #10 - Katie Blumberg, Albion
Week #11 - Claire Spoelhof, Calvin

MIAA Individual Flighted Tournament

Friday, September 27-Saturday September 28
MIAA Flighted Tournament at Hope 

Flight A Singles Championship: Nancy Benda, Hope, def. Claire Cooper, Hope, 6-4, default

Flight B Singles Championship: Mallory Smith, Hope, def. Stephanie Huffman, Hope, 6-2, 6-1

Flight C Singles Championship: Andrea Fetters, Saint Mary's, def. Eloise Germic, Kalamazoo, 6-4, 7-6 (11)

Flight A Doubles Champonship: Nancy Benda/Carli Capestany, Hope, def. Sarah Woods/Jenna Riehl, Kalamazoo, 8-4

Flight B Doubles Championship: Paige Courts/Stephanie Huffman, Hope, def. Marissa Cloutier/Margaret Sheets, Albion, 8-3

Complete Results