WVWC’s Karasawa Named ITA Atlantic Regional Rookie of the Year

TEMPE, Ariz. – West Virginia Wesleyan tennis player Kihiro Karasawa was picked as the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Atlantic Regional Rookie of the Year.
 
Karasawa, hailing from Iizuna, Japan, made an immediate impact on WVWC tennis in his freshman campaign. In his first year with the Bobcats, Karasawa solidified himself as the number one player for his squad. Karasawa was named Mountain East Conference Freshman of the Year and was received First Team All-MEC honors.
 
Eight winners of the Rookie of the Year Award will advance to the national award round. The ITA will announce the national award winners on June 14

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Gillum runs first, Waggy second for Bucs at Bearcat Invitational

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XC Lady Bucs win Bearcat Invitational as Falkenstien and Shreve run one and two

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Upshur County Sports Calendar

MONDAY (Sept. 26) Football Frankfort (Junior varsity) at Buckhannon-Upshur, 6 p.m. Golf West Virginia Wesleyan (Men) at West Liberty Invite (Steubenville, Ohio), TBA. Soccer Buckhannon-Upshur Middle (Girls) at Washington Irving, 5 p.m. Buckhannon-Upshur Middle (Boys)

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