3 Cowgirls Netters Earn All-Mountain West Recognition

 Elisa Koonik and Tessa van Der Ploeg were selected to the All-MW Dobules team for the second year i a row and Koonik and Magdalena Stencel were named All-MW in singles play. The MW awards are selected by the league's 11 head coaches.       

It’s the fourth time for Stencel tp be chosen in singles. the first such honor for Koonik. Stencel joins former Cowgirl Veronica Popovici as the only other four-time honoree in school history. It’s the tenth straight year the Cowgirl Tennis program has been recognized in either singles or doubles.

Stencel, a senior from Sopot, Poland, has posted a 16-14 overall record and an 11-5 mark this spring playing at the number one position. She went 4-1 in league play. Stencel currently ranks sixth all-time with 70 singles wins and 67 doubles victories.

Koonik is 19-7 on the season, going 12-2 in dual play.  A junior from Tallinn, Estonia, she recorded a perfect 5-0 record and is on an eight match winning streak. Koonik ranks 20th in school history with 52 singles wins.

Koonik and van Der Ploeg have an overall doubles mark of 15-12 and 9-5 during the spring. The duo went undefeated in MW play finishing with a 3-0 record.

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