As voted on by Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference head coaches and approved by the Directors of Athletics Standing Committee, Alverno College was honored with the NACC Women's Sportsmanship Award for the 2016-17 academic year.
The Alverno College Department of Athletics honored its teams and student-athletes from the 2016-17 academic year during the Alverno College Inferno Athletics Awards Program in Wehr Hall Friday evening.
Third-seeded Alverno College lost to second-seeded Edgewood College, 5-0, in a semifinal of the 2017 Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Women's Tennis Tournament Sunday afternoon at Nielsen Tennis Stadium.
The Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference announced that Alverno College's Asia Butler-Yeo has been named the Conference Player of the Year and also headlined the All-NACC singles and doubles teams, joined by teammate Brooke McBain on both teams.
The Alverno College tennis team won a pair of Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference road duals to tie the school wins record at 11 and close out the fall portion of the season Saturday in northern Illinois.
Alverno College clinched a spot in the 2017 Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Women's Tennis tournament with a 9-0 victory over visiting Wisconsin Lutheran College Thursday evening at Helfaer Tennis Stadium.