MSUM's Jessamy Jones Named to All-NSIC Second Team in Women's Tennis
5/8/2014 2:39:00 PM
BURNSVILLE, Minn. -- Minnesota State University Moorhead freshman Jessamy Jones
has been named to the All-Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference second team in women's tennis, the league announced on Thursday.
Jones is the first Dragon to earn All-NSIC honors in singles play since Kayla Huether did so in 2012. Jones is the first Dragon in Head Coach Oliver Summers
' two-year tenure to be selected All-NSIC.
A native of East Grand Forks, N.D., Jones was the No. 1 singles player all season for MSUM. She was 8-8 overall but 6-5 in conference matches, which was tied for sixth-best among the players who played in the top singles spot. She won three straight singles matches to close the regular season and was tied at a set apiece with St. Cloud State's Katie Kotschevar in the NSIC tournament match.
Jones also helped the Dragons to their first conference tournament berth since 2012.