Nov. 6, 2012
SAN BRUNO, Calif. -- The West Coast Conference is pleased to recognize its October Women's Tennis Singles Player of the Month, Tory Parravi from Loyola Marymount, and Doubles Players of the Month, Lorraine Guillermo and Khunpak Issara from Pepperdine University.
WOMEN'S TENNIS SINGLES PLAYER OF THE MONTH
TORY PARRAVI, SO., LOYOLA MARYMOUNT
Loyola Marymount sophomore Tory Parravi is the WCC Women's Tennis Singles Player of the Month for October. Parravi started her month by winning the top-flight singles competition at the Cal State Fullerton Intercollegiate tournament, defeating opponents from Long Beach State, UC Santa Barbara and CSU-Los Angeles. Parravi went 7-1 overall in singles during October, including a 3-0 record at the University of Memphis Invitational.
Parravi also competed in the ITA Southwest Regional, going 1-1 with a win over No. 128 Karolina Rozenberg from Long Beach State.
Also Nominated: Katie Edwards, GON; Lorraine Guillermo, PEP
2012 WCC WOMEN'S TENNIS SINGLES PLAYER OF THE MONTH
October: Tory Parravi, Loyola Marymount
September: Lorraine Guillermo, Pepperdine
WOMEN'S TENNIS DOUBLES PLAYERS OF THE MONTH
LORRAINE GUILLERMO, SO./KHUNPAK ISSARA, RS-SR., PEPPERDINE
Pepperdine sophomore Lorraine Guillermo and redshirt senior Khunpak Issara are the WCC Women's Doubles Tennis Players of the Month for October. Guillermo/Issara went 4-1 during the month of October after an impressive run at the Riviera/ITA All-American Championships. The duo, ranked No. 7 in the preseason ITA doubles poll, suffered in early loss in the main draw but fired back with four-straight wins - all against ranked teams - to win the consolation bracket. Guillermo/Issara defeated teams from Memphis, Stanford, Cal, and Florida.
In the finals, Guillermo/Issara controlled the match from start to finish and defeated No. 14 Danielle Collins and Lauren Embree of Florida - the defending NCAA team champions - by a score of 8-3.
Also Nominated: Jade Frampton/Danielle Flores, SMC; Katie Edwards/Melanie Yates, GON
2012 WCC WOMEN'S TENNIS DOUBLES PLAYERS OF THE MONTH
October: Lorraine Guillermo/Khunpak Issara, Pepperdine