SCF Women's Tennis Team Headed to NJCAA National Tournament
(Bradenton, Fla., April 18, 2011) — State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) Manatees Women’s Tennis team, in its first year of existence, is headed to Arizona to compete in the National Junior College Athletic Association Women’s Tennis Tournament from May 7 -13 after placing runner up in the Florida Community College Activities Association State and NJCAA Region VIII Tournament held on April 15-16.
SCF's Laurence Porry was named FCCAA Tennis Player of the Year. Laurence Porry and Mariana Palacios won the first and second tournaments respectively and earned First Team All-State honors. They were also winners of the No. 1 doubles tournament. Anne Sophie and Juliette Smit were winners of the No. 2 doubles tournament. Anne Sophie was runner up in the No. 3 singles tournament and earned Second Team All-State.