April 24, 2013
Sophomores Malena Gordo and Julia Lorca have been named to the 2013 All-Southland Conference team announced league officials Wednesday afternoon. Both players received second-team recognition. Gordo earned all-conference honors as both a singles player and in doubles, while Lorca earned doubles recognition.
Gordo finished the season as the Ladyjacks top singles' player. She played every match at the No. 1 singles during the spring season. Gordo recorded the third-most wins on the team during her sophomore campaign. She led all Ladyjacks in wins when after combining her singles and doubles win total.
She was also named to the all-conference squad in doubles play, along with Lorca. The young duo played 11 matches at the No. 1 spot posting a 7-4 (.636) record during the spring, including five wins during conference matches.
The Ladyjacks return to action Friday when they open the Southland Conference Championship tournament against Northwestern State. All tournament matches will be played in Beaumont, Texas.