May 13, 2014
Rebecca Shine was named Most Improved Senior of the Year in the Ohio Valley Region by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association.
Shine registered her 104th win in singles to take over the school record and she also notched her 102st victory in doubles placing her second on the all-time doubles list. She was named to the All-American Athletic Conference team after two previous years as an All-BIG EAST performer.
After winning the National Indoor Regional bracket in doubles, Shine, along with her partner Julia Fellerhoff, reached the final match of the National Indoor Tournament and entered the season ranked No. 2 in the nation as a doubles team, the highest ranking for any tennis player in the history of U of L.
Shine and Fellerhoff head to Athens, Georgia for the NCAA National Doubles Championship competition May 21-23 hosted by the University of Georgia.