Trio of Seniors Cap Outstanding Careers with Conference Honors
LANCASTER, Pa. — Washington College seniors Julie Lazer (Owings Mills, Md./McDonogh School), Rachel Martinez (Los Angeles, Calif./Palos Verdes Peninsula), and Krista Filiopoulos (Millersville, Md./Annapolis Area Christian) have all received All-Centennial Conference honors in a vote conducted by the conference's 11 head coaches.
Lazer was named to the All-Centennial Conference first team for singles, her third consecutive first-team singles honor since being named to the second team in 2015. She went an impressive 16-2 at No. 1 singles this spring, including 8-2 in conference matches.
Lazer and Martinez were named to the All-Centennial Conference first team for doubles for the third straight year. (Lazer also received second-team doubles honors in 2015.) They went 12-4 at No. 1 doubles this spring, including 8-2 in conference matches.
Martinez was named to the All-Centennial Conference second team for singles for the third consecutive year. She was 11-4 at No. 2 singles this spring, including 8-2 in conference matches.
Filiopoulos received All-Centennial Conference honorable mention in singles. She previously earned second-team honors a year ago and honorable mention in 2015. She went 15-5 in singles this year, including a combined 13-4 at No. 2 and No. 3 this spring and 7-3 in conference matches. (Filiopoulos also received second-team doubles honors in 2015.)
Lazer is the eighth Shorewoman in team history to earn All-Centennial Conference first-team honors three or more times, while Lazer and Martinez are the fifth doubles team in team history to earn All-Centennial first-team honors three or more times. Lazer is also the fourth Shorewoman in team history to earn All-Centennial honors in both singles and doubles all four years, joining Ne'ko Browder '04, Jordan Finnegan '12, and April Weaver '16.
All three of the Shorewomen's all-conference honorees surpassed 100 career combined wins this season. Lazer finished her career with a total win-loss record of 110-38 (53-17 singles, 57-21 doubles), Martinez with a record of 105-41(53-18 singles, 52-23 doubles), and Filiopoulos with a record of 107-47 (57-18 singles, 50-29 doubles).
Senior Kiran Pant (Ellicott City, Md./Mt. Hebron) was named as the Shorewomen's representative on this year's Centennial Conference All-Sportsmanship Team. Each Centennial Conference member institution was permitted to nominate one student-athlete who exemplifies the best in sportsmanship for the All-Sportsmanship Team.