SCF’s Maria Medina Named National Tennis Player of the Week

(Bradenton, Fla., April 18, 2016) — The National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) named State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota (SCF) freshman Maria Medina its tennis player of the week April 10-16.

Medina earned the accolades after her performance in the state championship in which she defeated Macarena Oliveras, the number one ranked tennis player in the country. She also teamed up with Iulia Sergheeva to hand the number one ranked doubles team its first loss of the season.

Medina and the SCF tennis team will go on to compete for the NJCAA National Championship May 7-13 in Tyler, Texas.

For more information about the tennis program at SCF, contact Matthew Ennis, athletic director, at 941-752-5574 or or visit

Maria Medina

Maria Medina

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