CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. (Oct. 25, 2013) - Junior Celia Respaut (Saint Denis, Reunion Island) from New York Institute of Technology has been named the ECC Women's Tennis Player of Year, while teammate Claudia Sanchez Gonzalez (Malaga, Spain) took home the Rookie of the Year honor. The awards were selected by the conference's coaches.
Aylin Mehter, Gr., Queens
Yevgeniya Plevako, Jr., Queens
Celia Respaut, Jr., NYIT
Claudia Sanchez Gonzalez, Fr., NYIT
Lucie Chrastecka, So., LIU Post
Maxime Duijst, Jr., District of Columbia
Tina Miller, Jr., Roberts Wesleyan
The ECC sponsors the following championship sports: baseball; men's and women's basketball; men's and women's cross country; men's and women's lacrosse; softball; men's and women's tennis; men's and women's indoor track and field; men's and women's outdoor track and field; men's and women's soccer; and women's volleyball. The East Coast Conference is a proud member of the NCAA and Division II. Division II is a dynamic and engaging group of colleges, institutions and conferences of varying sizes and educational missions. Division II members encourage and support diversity; value sportsmanship, fairness and equity; and place the highest priority on the overall educational excellence of the student-athlete.
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) offers 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more than 50 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher education, NYIT has 13,000 students attending campuses on Long Island and Manhattan, online, and at its global campuses. NYIT sponsors 11 NCAA Division II programs and one Division I team.
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