ASHLAND, Va. – A pair of Randolph-Macon women's tennis doubles teams have won honors from the Virginia Sports Information Directors. The duo of Junior Gaby Tersigni (Yorktown, Va. / York) and sophomore Kristin Dantzler (Williamsburg, Va. / York) along with the duo of junior Stephanie Yeager (Fairfax, Va. / Robinson Secondary) and freshman Olivia Uzer (McLean, Va. / Langley) both won slots on the VaSID All-State Second Team in the women's tennis College Division. The team is selected by members of VaSID, the Commonwealth's organization of athletic communications professionals.
Tersigni and Dantzler earned the VaSID nod after being honored as an Old Dominion Athletic Conference First Team selection at #1 Doubles. The duo went 4-2, all from the #1 doubles spot, including 4-1 in ODAC play. Overall this season, Dantzler was 9-6 in doubles play while Tersigni was 10-5 in doubles play. Tersigni was also named the ODAC/Va. Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete, one of the top honors in the conference.
Yeager and Uzer also earned an All-ODAC First Team selection at #2 Doubles. The pair won five matches this season in the conference in their flight. Overall this season, Yeager was 10-5 in doubles while Uzer went 11-2.
Randolph-Macon finished this season 12-4 and competed in the ODAC Tournament.
2018 Women's Tennis College All-State
2018 VaSID Player of the Year
Heidi Sarkkinen Averett University
2018 VaSID Rookie of the Year
Valerie Marshall Washington and Lee University
2018 VaSID Coach of the Year
Patrick Catullo University of Mary Washington
Singles Michelle Fleenor Washington & Lee University Chattanooga, Tenn.
Singles Christina Harris Lynchburg College Falls Church, Va.
Singles Valerie Marshall Washington & Lee University Arlington, Va.
Singles Johanna Ranta-aho Christopher Newport University Helsinki, Finland
Singles Heidi Sarkkinen Averett University Oulu, Finland
Singles Rachel Summers University of Mary Washington Arlington, Va.
Doubles Kait Brogan/Ashley Barrow University of Mary Washington
Doubles Caroline Mosberg/RachelSummers University of Mary Washington
Doubles Heidi Sarkkinen/Hannah Mattson Averett University
Singles Kait Brogan University of Mary Washington Virginia Beach, Va.
Singles Rachel Cooper University of Mary Washington Thomasville, Ga.
Singles Hannah Jabusch University of Mary Washington Cary, N.C.
Singles Keyu Jin Randolph College Kunming, China
Singles Whitney Kiser Bridgewater College Mt. Solon, Va.
Singles Danielle Mirabella University of Mary Washington Wantagh, N.Y.
Singles Ashley Schmitz Randolph College Keswick, Va.
Doubles Christina Harris/Sarah Wyly Lynchburg College