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NIU women’s tennis players earn honors

Published: Thursday, April 24, 2014 12:05 a.m. CST

Northern Illinois women’s tennis player Nelle Youel has been named second-team All-Mid-American Conference, the league announced Wednesday.

Youel finished with a 15-10 record in No. 1 singles play, going 12-7 this spring. The doubles team of Youel and Arantza De La Torre went 15-11 in 2013-14.

NIU’s Haley Dekkinga was honored with the Leann Grimes Davidge Sportsmanship Award. She’s the first player in NIU history to receive the honor.

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