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