The Intercollegiate Tennis Association is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2022 Division I Women’s Regional Awards. Every year the ITA recognizes coaches and players for their excellence on the court and in their communities throughout the season. 

The Division I Playing Awards include: Wilson ITA Coach of the Year, ITA Assistant Coach of the Year, Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship, ITA Rookie of the Year, ITA Most Improved Senior, ITA Senior Player of the Year, ITA Community Service, and ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award.

The national award winners will be announced next Monday, June 13th.

ITA Regions

Atlantic Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Sara O’Leary, University of Virginia
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Gina Suarez-Malaguti, University of Virginia
  • Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship: Meghana Komarraju, Navy
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Kylie Moulin, James Madison University
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Elaine Chervinsky, University of Virginia
  • ITA Most Improved Senior: Sofia Munera, University of Virginia
  • ITA Senior Player of the Year: Paola Exposito Diaz-Delgado, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • ITA Community Service Award: Duquesne University
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: James Madison University

Carolina Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Brian Kalbas, University of North Carolina
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: David Secker, North Carolina State University
  • Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship: Elise Mills, University of South Carolina
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Elise Mills, University of South Carolina
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Sarah Hamner, University of South Carolina
  • ITA Most Improved Senior: Jaeda Daniel, North Carolina State University
  • ITA Senior Player of the Year: Cameron Morra, University of North Carolina
  • ITA Community Service Award: Furman University

Central Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Audra Cohen, University of Oklahoma
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Jose Gracia, University of Oklahoma
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Kenna Kilgo, Iowa State University
  • Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship: Ivana Corley, University of Oklahoma
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Maria Linares, Kansas State University
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Mananchaya Sawangkaew, Oklahoma State University
  • ITA Most Improved Senior: Maria Linares, Kansas State University
  • ITA Senior Player of the Year: Lisa Marie Rioux, Oklahoma State University
  • ITA Community Service Award: Wichita State University
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: Kansas State University
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: Universiity of Nebraska

Midwest Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Ronni Bernstein, University of Michigan
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Teryn Ashley-Fitch, University of Michigan
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Mary Lewis, Michigan State University
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Sydni Ratliff, Ohio State University
  • ITA Most Improved Senior: Ava Markham, University of Wisconsin
  • ITA Community Service Award: Michigan State University
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: Western Michigan Uniersity
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: Notre Dame University

Mountain Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Ric Mortera, University of Utah
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Blair Shankle, University of Utah
  • Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship: Vivian Glozman, Air Force Academy
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Alexandra Kuo, Air Force Academy
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Karina Chao, Air Force Academy
  • ITA Most Improved Senior: Vivian Glozman, Air Force Academy
  • ITA Senior Player of the Year: Vivian Glozman, Air Force Academy
  • ITA Community Service Award: Air Force Academy
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: Boise State University

Northeast Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Laura Granville, Princeton University
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Aaron Paul, Princeton University
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Mya Fuentes, Drexel University
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Victoria Hu, Princeton University
  • ITA Most Improved Senior: Laura Lopez, Boston College
  • ITA Senior Player of the Year: Iuliia Bryzgalova, Penn
  • ITA Community Service Award: Fairleigh Dickinson University

Northwest Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Amanda Augustus, University of California
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Zack Warren, University of California
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Sara Choy, Stanford University
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Connie Ma, Stanford University
  • ITA Most Improved Senior: Savanna Ly-Nguyen, Washington State University
  • ITA Senior Player of the Year: Mariia Kozyreva, Saint Mary’s College

Ohio Valley Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Hayden Perez, University of Memphis
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Ryan Haymond, University of Memphis
  • Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship: Anna Ross, Vanderbilt University
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Emma Miceli, University of Cincinnati
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Elza Tomase, University of Tennessee
  • ITA Most Improved Senior: Tenika McGiffin, University of Tennessee
  • ITA Senior Player of the Year: Rebeka Mertena, University of Tennessee
  • ITA Community Service Award: Austin Peay State University & Middle Tennessee State University
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: East Tennessee State University
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: University of Tennessee

Southeast Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Travis Sandlant, Stetson University
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Alex Santos, University of Miami
  • Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship: Daevenia Achong, University of Miami
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Daevenia Achong, University of Miami
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Kate Sharabura, Georgia Tech
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Mell Reasco, University of Georgia
  • ITA Most Improved Senior: Petra Hule, Florida State University
  • ITA Senior Player of the Year: Petra Hule, Florida State University
  • ITA Community Service Award: University of Georgia
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: University of Florida

Southern Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Caroline Lilley, Auburn University
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Megan Falcon, Auburn University
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Emmanouela Antonaki, Mississippi State University
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Petra Sedlackova, University of Alabama
  • ITA Senior Player of the Year: Sabina Machalova, Ole Miss
  • ITA Community Service Award: University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: Ole Miss

Southwest Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Sheila McInerney, Arizona State University
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Matthew Langley, Arizona State University
  • Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship: Abbey Forbes, UCLA 
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Eryn Cayetano, University of Southern California
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Savannah Broadus, Pepperdine University
  • ITA Most Improved Senior: Salma Ewing, University of Southern California
  • ITA Senior Player of the Year: Shiori Fukuda, Pepperdine University
  • ITA Community Service Award: University of Arizona
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: University of Southern California

Texas Regional Award Winners

  • Wilson ITA Coach of the Year: Mark Weaver, Texas A&M University
  • ITA Assistant Coach of the Year: Jordan Szabo, Texas A&M University
  • Arthur Ashe Leadership & Sportsmanship: Alicia Herrero, Baylor University
  • ITA Cissie Leary Sportsmanship Award: Alicia Herrero, Baylor University
  • ITA Rookie of the Year: Carson Branstine, Texas A&M University
  • ITA Most Improved Senior: Tatiana Makarova, Texas A&M University
  • ITA Senior Player of the Year: Tatiana Makarova, Texas A&M University
  • ITA Community Service Award: University of Texas Rio Grande Valley
  • ITA Community Service Award Honorable Mention: UIW
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