WICHITA, Kan. – The Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference (KCAC) is pleased to announce 27 women's tennis student-athletes have been named 2016-17 KCAC Scholar-Athletes.

Bethel College had three student-athletes named KCAC Scholar-Athletes. They are Kimberly Buzbee, Breanne Rogers, and Serena Wong.

Seven conference institutions are represented. Southwestern College lead the way with eight student-athletes recognized. The group consists of 15 student-athletes from Kansas, six seniors, 12 juniors, and nine sophomores. 

Student-athletes must have sophomore standing at the start of the sport season, maintain a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.333 on a 4.0 scale, and letter in their sport.

Those KCAC Women's Tennis Scholar-Athletes are:

NameSchoolClassHometown
Kimberly BuzbeeBethelJr.Topeka, Kan.
Breanne RogersBethelJr.Parsons, Kan.
Serena WongBethelSo.Newton, Kan.
Victoria MinerFriendsSr.Canton, Ohio
Michaela TubbsFriendsSr.Tribune, Kan.
Courtney TemenFriendsSo.Oak Park, Ill.
Chelsea BearrickKansas WesleyanSo.Chanute, Kan.
Heather KoesterKansas WesleyanJr.Conway Springs, Kan.
Katie AndrewsKansas WesleyanSo.Topeka, Kan.
Zoe BouwmeesterMcPhersonJr.Zutphen, Netherlands
Besa BwalyaMcPhersonSo.Hoisington, Kan.
Madison HoffmanMcPhersonSo.McPherson, Kan.
Lea StriegelMcPhersonJr.Emmendingen, Germany
Allison CorfieldOttawaJr.Jamberoo, New South Wales, Aus.
Morgan HughesSouthwesternJr.Derby, Kan.
Olivia MedarisSouthwesternJr.Wichita, Kan.
Sydney ShieldsSouthwesternSr.Wichita, Kan.
Anna MankoskiSouthwesternJr.Winfield, Kan.
Savannah CaroSouthwesternSr.Ardmore, Okla.
Sadie PfauSouthwesternSr.Ardmore, Okla.
Jerlecia ThompsonSouthwesternJr.Waco, Texas
Abigail GroffSouthwesternSo.Independence, Kan.
Jessica EmotoTaborJr.Gresham, Ore.
Miranda HiettTaborSo.Fairview, Okla.
Heidi KlaassenTaborJr.Arkansas City, Kan.
Naima MexsenTaborSo.Gomez Palayio, Mexico
Celeste WorthyTaborSr.Hillsboro, Ore.