12 Student-Athletes Individually Honored For Academic Excellence
The Team Was Topped By DePaul, 4-0.
Xavier Faces DePaul In the Finals Tomorrow At 9 A.M.
Freshman Sydney Liggins Clinched Victory For Xavier.
First Serve Is Set For 11 a.m. Friday.
Xavier's tennis teams head to Northern Ohio to face Cleveland State and Youngstown State while the track and field squad heads to Indiana University for the third time this season.
Both tennis teams were home over the weekend. Check out some of the highlights from the men's match against Ball State and the women's match against Indiana.
2013-14 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
As a Senior (2013-14): Excelled in the #3 doubles role with fellow senior Andrea Wolf ... Finished the year with a 20-7 doubles record for the Musketeers ... Enjoyed an eight-match win-streak between Feb. 1 against Abilene Christian and Mar. 4 against Davidson ... Recorded a win against Seton Hall's Hannah Likjekvist and Alex Landert in Xavier's first day of competition in the BIG EAST Championships ... Won her first two singles matches of the season against Morehead State (6-2, 6-1) and Belmont (6-1, 6-0).
As a Junior (2012-13): Found success with Daniella Patton as a doubles partner...The team posted a 9-5 overall record with a 5-1 Atlantic 10 record...Competed in the No. 2 doubles spot with a record of 8-4...When playing singles, she posted a spring record of 4-3...Earned a 6-0, 6-1 victory over St. Bonaventure's Riley Archer in the first round of Atlantic 10 Tournament.
As a Sophomore (2011-12): Had a breakthrough second season for the Musketeers putting together a 18-7 overall record and team best 18 victories as a doubles partner ... Had a 12-5 record at the No. 6 singles spot and went 5-1 during fall tournament matches ... Streaked together season-long six-match winning streak at the tail end of the year and also had five-match singles winning streak to begin the season ... Split most of her doubles matches with Daniella Patton and Lizzie Oosterbaan as her partners ... Had an 8-4 record with Patton and 6-1 with Oosterbaan ... Majority of her matches with Patton came at the No. 2 spot while she paired with Oosterbaan for No. 3 doubles ... Had a six-match winning streak with Oosterbaan towards the end of the season.
As a Freshman (2010-11): Posted an 11-21 overall singles record including a 4-18 mark in dual match action...Saw most of her singles action at the No. 5 position...Went 8-14 overall in doubles play including a 3-9 dual match record...Won the Flight B singles event at the 2010 Queen City Invitational.
Prior to Xavier: Member of the 2010 state championship tennis team while at Notre Dame Academy...Three-time regional doubles champion...State doubles quarter-finalist 2007 and 2008...State doubles semifinals 2009...Regional singles champion 2010...State singles semifinalist 2010...Was a two-sport star at Notre Dame Academy earning state championship berths in both tennis and soccer.
Personal : Daughter of Michael and Marylon Westling...has one older brother, Joey...marketing major.