Two Middlebury women’s tennis players were named All-Americans in singles when the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) released its honorees. Sophomore Ria Gerger (Houston, Texas) was named an All-American in singles for the second-consecutive year, while rookie Alexandra Fields (Coral Gables, Fla.) notched her first career accolade.
Middlebury women’s tennis player Ria Gerger fell during her quarterfinal match on day two of the NCAA Singles Tournament on Friday. Matches took place at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center in Claremont, California and were hosted by Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges.
Two members of the Middlebury women’s tennis team participated in day one of the NCAA Singles Tournament on Thursday, highlighted by Ria Gerger advancing to the quarterfinal round. Matches are being held at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center in Claremont, California and hosted by Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges.
Middlebury College women's tennis rookie Alexandra Fields (Coral Gables, Fla.) was selected as the ITA’s National Rookie of the Year, announced the organization Wednesday. Fields is the second Panther woman to receive the honor in the last three years following Lok-Sze Leung’s selection in 2012. The accolade comes just before Fields will take to the court during the NCAA Division III Singles Tournament this Thursday to Saturday in Claremont, California.
Middlebury College women’s tennis player Alexandra Fields (Coral Gables, Fla.) was honored as the International Tennis Association’s (ITA) Northeast Rookie of the Year. Fields’ accolade marks the third-straight year a Panther has won the regional award, following Ria Gerger in 2013 and Lok-Sze Leung two years ago.