ROCK HILL, S.C. – Winthrop University junior Lauren Proctor is ranked No. 55 in the nation in the Oracle ITA Division I Women’s Singles Preseason Rankings released this week. Proctor is the only Big South conference student-athlete in the rankings.
In August, Proctor captured the ITA National Summer Championships title in Fort Worth, earning a wild card into the main draw at the 2017 Riviera/ITA Women’s All-American Championships at Riviera Tennis Club in Pacific Palisades, Calif. in October.
Proctor is also competing in Malibu, Calif. this month in the Oracle ITA Masters in a field of 32 collegiate tennis players.
The Winthrop women’s tennis team heads to Columbia, S.C. this weekend for the USC Fall Invitational, competing alongside James Madison, Liberty, Marshall, Mercer, MTSU, North Florida and host South Carolina.
Did you know? Last season, Lauren Proctor compiled a 22-2 overall singles record and was 8-0 in Big South matches at No. 1.