|University of the South: Sewanee
||Men | Women
|Division:||NCAA - Div. III
|Head Coach:||Conchie Shackelford|
|Assistant Coach:||Felix Mann|
|Student Population:||Less than 2,500|
|Top Div. III Classes:||
R.V. in 2017, #16 in 2016, #16 in 2015, #18 in 2014, #17 in 2012, #15 in 2011, #23 in 2010
Finished first in the SAA conference regular season and the SAA conference championship tournament. Bronte Goodhue named the SAA Player of the Year, Conchie Shackelford named the SAA Coach of the Year. Goodhue, Lindsey Liles, Christina Merchant, Clementina Davila, Maggie Crumbliss and Annie Veron named to the All-Conference team. Taylor Childress named to the SAA All-Sportsmanship team. Bronte Goodhue named SAA Tournament MVP and Lindsey Liles named to the SAA All-tournament team. Bronte Goodhue named SAA Woman of The Year.
Post Season Highlights
Ranked #12 NCAA
ITA All-Academic Team
19-6 overall record
NCAA Sweet !6
received a bid to the NCAA tournament as a team and Bronte Goodhue and Lindsey Liles received a bid to the NCAA individual tournament.
team received a bid to the NCAA tournament defeating Agnes Scott in the round of 64 5-0, Washington Univesity 5-4 in the round of 32 and losing to #2 Emory 5-2 in the Sweet 16. Bronte Goodhue and Lindsey Liles qualified for the NCAA in singles and doubles. Goodhue lost to Ria Gerger of Middlebury in the first round and Liles lost to Ariana Iranapour of Chicago in the first round. In doubles, Liles and Goodhue defeated Hruska/Len of Pomona Pitzer in the round of 16 and lost to Williams team of Shin/Reventos 6-1 in the 3rd in the quarterfinals of doubles.
Bronte Goodhue named the Sewanee 2015 Class Valedictorian, Sewanee Senior Female Athlete of the Year, SAA Woman of the Year, NCAA Woman of the Year nominee, CO-SIDA All American, NCAA Post-Graduate nominee, SAA Player of the Year, SAA Tournament MVP, All-American in singles and doubles, Atlantic South Most Improved Player (senior) and an ITA Scholar Athlete. Bronte was ranked #15 in the nation in singles and #10 in doubles with Lindsey Liles. Lindsey Liles was named an All-American in singles and doubles,SAA All Conference,SAA All Tournament, ITA Atlantic South Arthur Ashe Sportsmanship and Leadership award winner, NCAA Elite 89 recipient and ITA Scholar Athlete. Lindsey was ranked #10 in the nation in doubles with Goodhue and #33 in singles. Christina Merchant, Clementina Davila, Maggie Crumbliss and Annie Veron named All Conference . Taylor Childress named to the SAA Sportsmanship team. Conchie Shackelford named SAA Coach of the Year.
coaching record 0f 509-170. Over 28 years of NCAA selections in team/individuals. Best win/loss record of any Sewanee coach. Achieved historic milestone for being first Sewanee coach to ever attain 500 wins. Coached over 30 All-Americans. Served as a chairman on the ITA and NCAA committee; chaired the ITA regional awards. Been named SCAC coach of the year and ITA Atlantic South coach of the Year on multiple occasions. SAA Coach of the Year in 2013,2014,2015.