SCF Manatees Tennis Team Headed to National Tournament
(Bradenton, Fla., April 22, 2013) — For the third consecutive year, State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) Manatees Women’s Tennis team is headed to compete in the National Junior College Athletic Association Women’s Tennis Tournament from May 5-9 after placing runner-up in the FCSAA State/NJCAA Region VIII Tournament in April.
Cari Berry, a Lakewood Ranch High School graduate, won the No. 2 singles flight and earned All-State honors. At the No. 3 singles position, Abby Martinez earned the championship and All-State honors for the second consecutive year. Berry and Martinez also partnered to win the No. 1 doubles tournament.
Lai Wei was the No. 1 singles runner-up. Wei and Mia Popaja also were runners-up in the No. 2 doubles flight.