ST. LOUIS, Mo.- The Wichita State women's tennis team took home numerous All-Conference honors at the Missouri Valley Conference tennis awards banquet Thursday night.
The Shockers took all six of the singles All-Conference awards. In order, Lutfiana Budiharto, Delia Damaschin, Lucia Kovalova, Veronika Blaskova, Satjaporn Mahajaroenkul and Carla Venticinque took home the honors. All six went undefeated in singles play during the conference season.
Senior Lutfiana Budiharto was awarded the MVC Player of the Year award for the third straight season. She has a record of 22-5 on the season, including 19-3 in the spring, and 7-0 in the conference season.
Lucia Kovalova was a named the MVC Freshman of the Year. She compiled a singles record of 25-9 on the season, including 16-5 in the spring, and 6-0 in conference play.
Head Coach Colin Foster also took home an award. He was named MVC Coach of the Year. It is the first year Foster has been given the award in his three years at Wichita State. He led the Shockers to their fourth straight MVC title with a perfect 7-0 record in conference play.
The Shocker women will play their first match in the MVC Tournament on Friday morning at 9 a.m. against Bradley.
2012 Valley Women's Tennis
No. 1 - Lutfiana Budiharto, Wichita State
No. 2 - Delia Damaschin, Wichita State
No. 3 - Lucia Kovalova, Wichita State
No. 4 - Veronika Blaskova, Wichita State
No. 5 - Satjaporn Mahajaroenkul, Wichita State
No. 6 - Carla Venticinque, Wichita State
Manca Krizman, Drake
Melanie Delsart, Southern Illinois
Aniko Kiss, Illinois State
Dora Kotsiou, Evansville
Klavdija Rebol, Drake
Emmie Marx, Illinois State
No. 1 - Melanie Delsart/Korey Love, Southern Illinois
No. 2 - Kelsey Schmidt/Mary McMullan, Creighton
No. 3 - Aleks Dzakula/Jessica Raatz, Evansville
Player of the Year:
Lutfiana Budiharto, Wichita State
Freshman of the Year:
Lucia Kovalova, Wichita State
Coach of the Year:
Colin Foster, Wichita State