Metro-East News

McKendree senior named to all-GLVC women’s tennis team

McKendree University senior women’s tennis player Sammy Siegel has earned All-Great Lakes Valley Conference honors.

Siegel joins Adriana Gonzalez and Giuliana Gonzalez as the the only players in program history to earn All-GLVC honors. Adriana and Giuliana both earned their honors last season.

Siegel posted an overall record of 11-9 at No. 1 singles and had an overall mark of 12-9 at No. 1 doubles this season. She finished her two-year career at McKendree with an overall singles record of 37-16 and a 27-12 overall record in doubles play.

“Sammy is very deserving of this honor,” said head coach Adam Reeb. “She’s been our No. 1 singles and doubles player all season long, in addition to being a great team leader and captain.”

McKendree finished its 2014-15 season with an overall record of 13-12 with a 2-4 record in the Great Lakes Valley Conference.