EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire tennis teams recently announced their team award winners at the team banquet.
For the Blugold women, Natalie Wijesinghe (Fr. – Apple Valley, MN) was named Player of the Year after her first season at UW-Eau Claire. She finished the season 19-8 and earned Second Team All-WIAC honors for No. 2 singles. Wijesinghe also earned Second Team honors for No. 1 Doubles with Sarah Henderson (Jr. – Prior Lake, MN) and tallied an overall doubles record of 15-3.
As a team the Blugolds were 14-7 overall and took second place in the WIAC with a 4-2 record.
On the men's side, Zach Janssen (Fr. – Green Bay, WI/Notre Dame) earned Player of the Year honors after going 18-4 in his first season as a Blugold.
The men's squad finished the season with a record of 14-7.