Candia, Yevstakhevych Named to 2017 All-CACC Women’s Tennis Second Team

Candia, Yevstakhevych Named to 2017 All-CACC Women’s Tennis Second Team

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Sophomores Lauren Candia and Marta Yevstakhevych of the Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) women's tennis team were named to the 2017 All-CACC Women's Tennis Second Team on Tuesday morning ahead of the beginning of the CACC Championship First Round. The news was announced by the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference office.

Yevstakhevych and Candia played No. 1 and 2 singles for the Rams this fall while also paired as No. 1 doubles partners.

Candia led the squad with an 11-2 regular-season singles record including a 6-2 mark in conference play. Yevstakhevych went 6-7 in the fall including 3-5 in CACC play against the conference's toughest competition from the No. 1 singles spot.

The duo was nearly unstoppable in doubles play, going 12-1 as a pair against No. 1 opponents including 7-1 against CACC foes. The pair ended the regular season on a nine-match doubles winning streak.

Seeded No. 5 in the CACC Championship, the Rams take on the No. 4-seeded USciences Devils in a first round matchup on Tuesday, Oct. 17.

2017 CACC WOMEN'S TENNIS PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Karla Miletic (University of the Sciences)

2017 CACC WOMEN'S TENNIS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR
Fredrika Regner (Goldey-Beacom College)

2017 CACC WOMEN'S TENNIS COACH OF THE YEAR
Joe Kissel (Goldey-Beacom College)

2017 CACC WOMEN'S TENNIS TEAM SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD
Holy Family University

2017 CACC WOMEN'S TENNIS ALL-CONFERENCE FIRST TEAM
Laura Gil (Wilmington University)
Begona Gomar (Wilmington University)
Anna Hortelano Pey (Goldey-Beacom College)
Karla Miletic (University of the Sciences)
Siri Victorsson (Concordia College)
Catarina Zheng (Goldey-Beacom College) 

2017 CACC WOMEN'S TENNIS ALL-CONFERENCE SECOND TEAM
Lauren Candia (Jefferson)
Nicola Guzowska (Chestnut Hill College)
Annika Janson (Post University)
Angelica Karlsson (Concordia College)
Lotte Lesscher y Post (Goldey-Beacom College)
Marta Yevstakhevych (Jefferson)

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