The 2017 All-SWAC Women’s Tennis Teams were released by the conference office.
Jackson State earned the most recognition highlighted by a Player of the Year nod and one honor on the All-Conference Singles First Team and two additional pairings on the All-Conference Doubles First Team.
Jackson State No. 1 position player Tyler Smith ran the table in conference play for an 8-0 record and was named the 2017 SWAC Women’s Tennis Player of the Year. The Junior from Bermuda was also slotted onto the All-Conference Singles First Team.
Jackson State excelled on the Doubles First Team as well with Smith teaming with Lucia Solio to boast a 5-1 record to snag the No. 2 Doubles First Team selection while partners Dasha Butorina and Nina Zhang were 5-0 at the No. 3 doubles position to also earn First Team honors.
Player of the Year: Tyler Smith, Jackson State
Freshman of the Year: Anastasia Vaganova, Alcorn State