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Big Ten women's tennis reeled in five regional awards on Wednesday, with three student-athletes and two coaches receiving recognition. The complete list of Big Ten regional honorees can be found below.
WILSON/ITA COACH OF THE YEAR
Ronni Bernstein, Michigan - Midwest Region
ASSISTANT COACH OF THE YEAR
Jackie Holden, Northwestern - Midwest Region
SENIOR OF THE YEAR
Maria Mosolova, Northwestern - Midwest Region
ROOKIE OF THE YEAR
Brooke Bolender, Michigan - Midwest Region
CISSIE LEARY AWARD FOR SPORTSMANSHIP
Mariana Spilca, Minnesota - Central Region
Illinois' Annie McCarthy has been tabbed the 2011 Wilson/ITA National Promoter of the Year, as announced last week. The award is given annually to individuals who promote the game of tennis at the collegiate level by devoting consistent time and effort to promotional activities and who support and bring awareness to either their school program or to the sport as a whole.
After defeating Northwestern, 6-1, on Saturday afternoon, Michigan clinched its second-straight and third overall Big Ten Women's Tennis Championship. The 10th-ranked Wolverines finished the regular season at 10-0 in conference play and 20-3 overall.
Click here to see Michigan's recap.