Congratulations to Lindsey McKone ’16 of Northwestern for receiving IWLCA Second Team All-American honors in addition to First-Team All-Big Ten accolades. McKone was selected as Academic All-Big Ten along with teammates Carson Copeland ’17, and Kate Copeland ’17. Lindsey garnered distinction honors as well. The Wildcats were Big Ten Champs and made it to the NCAA semifinals this season.
The Wash U Bears Women’s Tennis team landed in the NCAA Division III team tournament with an at-large bid against host UT Dallas. The Bears were down 4-3 before Hannah Johnston ’18 won her match to set up the clincher with the Bear’s #2 singles. Sophia Huynh ’19 won her singles match to contribute to the win. Katherine Johnston ’20 also competed at #2 doubles. The Bears advanced to the round of 16 only to drop to the Pirates of Southwestern University 5-1. Hannah Johnston picked up the lone win for Wash U. Hannah Johnston and Sophia Huynh were also selected to the University Athletic Association (UAA) Spring All-Academic Team.
Congratulations to Lindsey McKone '16 for being selected as a nominee for the 2021 Tewaaraton Award. An Inside Lacrosse Women's Preseason D1 All-American for the Northwestern Wildcats, McKone ended the abbreviated 2020 season with third-team Inside Lacrosse Media All-American honors. She was also placed on the Tewaaraton Watch List the last two seasons. Northwestern, 11-0 and #2 in the Inside Lacrosse poll, will start post-season play this Friday in the Big Ten tournament semifinals. McKone was also selected as first-team All-Big Ten.
Denise Pan '20 of Carnegie Mellon Women's Golf made an immediate impact in her first collegiate event. She finished fourth out of 82 participants at the Jekyll Island Collegiate, paced the Tartans to 3rd place, and was named UAA Women's Golf Athlete of the week.