ATLANTA – The ASUN Conference announced its 2023 Women's Tennis schedule on Friday, as 13 league teams are set to compete in the 38th league season. The conference slate begins on March 10 (North Alabama at Central Arkansas) and concludes on April 8 with 12 teams in action.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (queensathletics.com) – Alexandra Leatu has been named head women's tennis coach for the Royals, Queens University of Charlotte Director of Athletics Cherie Swarthout announced today. Leatu comes to the Royals after coaching stops at Weatherford College and Georgia State University.
ATLANTA – Eight ASUN Conference Women's Tennis programs and 58 individual players were recognized on the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Teams and Scholar-Athlete awards, announced by the organization. Kennesaw State landed the most student-athletes on the Division I list with nine honorees out of a total of 1,517 women's tennis student-athletes recognized with this prestigious accolade. Liberty earned eight selections while North Florida and Stetson had seven honorees and FGCU had six representatives. Bellarmine and incoming league member, Austin Peay, both landed five selections on the award list. Additionally, Queens collected 11 scholar-athlete selections after the Royals completed their final season in Division II.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (liberty.edu/flames) - Liberty’s Maria Juliana Parra Romero has been named the Virginia Sports Information Directors (VaSID) University Division Women’s Tennis Rookie of the Year. Parra Romero, along with teammates Esther Lovato and Tiffany Nguyen, each earned spots on the VaSID All-State teams as well.
RICHMOND, Ky. (ekusports.com) – The EKU Department of Athletics announced the hiring of Adam Cohen as the new head coach of the Colonels' men's and women's tennis programs on Thursday. Cohen, the former head coach of the men's and women's programs at UT Tyler and Mesa Community College, owns a 332-189 career coaching record and has won 13 conference championships.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Four ASUN Conference Women's Tennis program highlighted the end of the season ITA Regional rankings, announced by the organization. ASUN Champion Stetson checked in at No. 8 in the Southeast Region and was joined by a No. 10 ranking from FGCU. Championship runner-up, Liberty earned a No. 6 ranking in the Atlantic Region.
GREENWOOD, Ind. (unfospreys.com) - Weeks after becoming the first-ever College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District honoree in program history, UNF women's tennis' Kit Gulihur took it one step further by reaching CoSIDA Academic All-American Second Team status for the at-large team as announced by the national organization Wednesday, June 15.
ATLANTA, Ga. - With the 37th season of ASUN Conference Women's Tennis in the books we take a look back at the highlights and successes of the 10 league squads following the 2021-22 season. FGCU, North Florida and Stetson all staked a claim of the regular-season title with matching 8-1 conference records. The Eagles (No. 71) and Hatters (No. 60) completed their season's ranked inside the final ITA Top 75 Poll on May 25 while Kit Gulihur represented UNF with an ITA Individual ranking at No. 60 and a No. 42 mark in the Doubles ranking with Ana Paula Melilo on June 2.
FLORENCE, Ala. (roarlions.com) -- University of North Alabama Director of Athletics Dr. Josh Looney has announced the hiring of former TCU standout and current NJIT head women's tennis coach Olaya Garrido-Rivas as the Director of Tennis at UNA for the Lion men's and women's teams.
DELAND, Fla. (gohatters.com) -- The Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced on Monday, June 6, the recipients of its 2022 Division I Women's Regional Awards. Every year, the ITA recognizes coaches and players for their excellence on the court and in their communities throughout the season and Stetson University head women's tennis coach Travis Sandlant was named the Wilson ITA Coach of the Year for the Southeast Region after guiding the Hatters to a historic 2022 season.
|School||ASUN||All||Last Game||Next Game||Schedule|
|Eastern Kentucky||0-0||0-0||No Event||vs. Mar. 12||Eastern Kentucky Schedule|
|North Florida||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Mar. 17||North Florida Schedule|
|Bellarmine||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Mar. 17||Bellarmine Schedule|
|Central Arkansas||0-0||0-0||No Event||vs. Mar. 10||Central Arkansas Schedule|
|Queens (N.C.)||0-0||0-0||No Event||vs. Mar. 17||Queens (N.C.) Schedule|
|Lipscomb||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Mar. 12||Lipscomb Schedule|
|North Alabama||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Mar. 10||North Alabama Schedule|
|Stetson||0-0||0-0||No Event||vs. Mar. 17||Stetson Schedule|
|Kennesaw State||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Mar. 17||Kennesaw State Schedule|
|Liberty||0-0||0-0||No Event||vs. Mar. 17||Liberty Schedule|
|Jacksonville State||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Mar. 12||Jacksonville State Schedule|
|Austin Peay||0-0||0-0||No Event||at Mar. 17||Austin Peay Schedule|
|FGCU||0-0||0-0||No Event||vs. Mar. 17||FGCU Schedule|