Laura Claus Named to All-WCC Singles Second Team

USDTOREROSDOTCOM Laura Claus was named to the All-WCC Second Team for Singles
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Laura Claus was named to the All-WCC Second Team for Singles
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May 1, 2013

2013 WCC Women's Tennis Postseason Award Winners

SAN BRUNO, Calif. - The University of San Diego women's tennis team's Laura Claus was named to the All-WCC Singles Second Team the conference office announced Wednesday. Freshman Marta Stojanovic was selected as Honorable Mention for singles as well.

Claus, a senior from Wiesbaden, Germany, is currently ranked No. 79 by the ITA and posted a 14-11 overall record and a 10-9 mark in dual matches playing primarily at the No. 1 spot for the Toreros. Claus was a First Team selection in 2011 and was an Honorable Mention selection last season.

Claus, who was also named to the WCC All-Academic Team with a 3.96 GPA, finished her career with a 73-39 (.652) record in singles. Her 73 singles wins are good for eighth all-time.

Stojanovic (Belgrade, Serbia) had an outstanding freshman season finishing tied for the team high in total singles wins (17) and dual match victories (14). Stojanovic spent time playing at the No. 3, 4, and 5 spots for the Toreros, going 6-2 at both of the 4 and 5 spots. Stojanovic came through in the clutch on multiple occasions for the Toreros; she clinched the victory for the Toreros over No. 6 Nebraska on March 17 and sent USD to the WCC Tournament semi-finals last weekend with a thrilling three-set victory over San Francisco with the match tied at 3-3.

2013 WCC Women's Tennis Postseason Award Winners

Player of the Year: Jenny Jullien, Saint Mary's 

Freshman of the Year: Andrea Ka, San Francisco

Co-Coaches of the Year: Ben Cabell, Santa Clara and Gualberto Escudero, Pepperdine 


 

 

All-WCC First Team Singles

April Bisharat, Loyola Marymount 

Lorraine Guillermo, Pepperdine

Khunpak Issara, Pepperdine 

Jenny Jullien, Saint Mary's

Andrea Ka, San Francisco

Katie Le, Santa Clara

All-WCC Second Team Singles

Laura Claus, San Diego

Alejandra Granillo, Pepperdine

Sofia Holmberg, San Francisco

Catherine Isip, Saint Mary's

Maja Mladenovic, Portland 

Meghan Sheehan-Dizon, BYU

Singles Honorable Mention: Michaela Capannolo, PEP; Chelby Cooke, SCU; Katie Edwards, GON; Danielle Flores, SMC; Jade Frampton, SMC; Kelly Lamble, SCU; Audrey Leitz, SMC; Tory Parravi, LMU; Marta Stojanovic, USD; Desiree Tran, BYU.

All-WCC First-Team Doubles 

April Bisharat/Claudia Razzeto, Loyola Marymount

Lorraine Guillermo/Khunpak Issara, 

Pepperdine Jenny Jullien/Danielle Flores, Saint Mary's 

All-WCC Second-Team Doubles 

Jessica Agra/Katie Le, Santa Clara

Andrea Ka/Sofia Holmberg, San Francisco

Meghan Sheehan-Dizon/Nicolette Tran, BYU

Doubles Honorable Mention: Ale Granillo/Michaela Capannolo, PEP; Katie Edwards/Kylie Peek, GON; Liz Searl/Jade Frampton, SMC; Sabine Fuchs/Valeska Hoath, POR; Marina Nikolic/Brooke Irish, USF; Audrey Leitz/Catherine Isip, SMC.