28th-ranked Gleason and Robinson aim to improve on national stage.
Veteran tennis coach -- now in his 25th year directing the Notre Dame women's program -- has stressed family and team principles throughout his successful career.
The five honorees matches the most ever for Notre Dame.
It is the fifth career citation for Frilling and first for Mathews
Pairing earns All-America honors as result of entering the draw seeded
Debuted each year at the OSCARS - the year-end highlight video provides a look back at all 26 varsity sports competed at the University of Notre Dame and is created in cooperation with the Student Welfare and Development Office and LeSea Broadcasting.
Stephanie Rice tries to explore her other hobbies, with some help from the football team.
Images of the Irish from throughout another BIG EAST championship season.
Notre Dame Women's Tennis vs DePaul at Notre Dame, IND. 3-31-2012.
Notre Dame vs. Iowa on March 2, 2012 at the Eck Tennis Pavilion.
Notre Dame Women's Tennis vs Indiana on February 24th, 2012 at Eck Tennis Pavilion Notre Dame, IND.
Women's Tennis defeated Illinois 4 to 3 in the Eck Tennis Pavilion on February 19th.
AS A SENIOR: Just the 11th player in program history to win 200 or more combined matches in her Notre Dame career (201) ... ITA Midwestern Region Senior of the Year ... recipient of the University's highest honor as winner of the Byron V. Kanely Award ... selected as an ITA Doubles All-American with primary playing partner Kristy Frilling (21-6 team record at No. 1 doubles) ... named BIG EAST Player of the Year after finishing 21-9 in singles and 22-6 in doubles ... awarded an American Eagle Outfitters BIG EAST Institutional Scholar-Athlete Scholarship ... BIG EAST Player of the Month for October ... three-time BIG EAST Player of the Week ... opened the season ranked No. 38 in the ITA Women's Preseason Singles Rankings, and No. 5 with Frilling in doubles ... won eight straight doubles matches with Frilling during the fall, including a 7-5, 7-6 (7-4) decision over No. 1 Mallory Burdette/Nicole Gibbs from Stanford in the semifinals of the ITA National Indoor Championships ... won six consecutive singles matches to open the spring schedule, beating No. 24 Natalie Pluskota 6-7 (4-7), 2-1, retired against No. 17 Tennessee ... defeated No. 7 Cristina Sanchez-Quintanar 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (13-11) in a dual win over No. 21 Texas A&M ... triumphed over No. 9 Jillian O'Neill/Alex Anghelescu 8-5 to clinch the doubles point against No. 16 Georgia Tech ... named to BIG EAST Academic All-Star Team.
AS A JUNIOR: Concluded third season with the Irish with a record of 23-8 in singles, including 19-5 in dual action (19-3 at No. 2 singles, 0-2 at No. 1 singles) ... named BIG EAST Academic All-Star along with being named to the all-BIG EAST Team ... named BIG EAST Championship Most Outstanding Performer after securing the clinching singles point in each of the three matches ... named BIG EAST Player of the Week for week of April 6 ... earned third monogram ... posted an even 7-7 record against nationally-ranked opposition ... opened the dual season with 11 victories before suffering first setback ... in that span, defeated six ranked opponents, capped by a straight-sets victory over #50 Alex Leatu of Vanderbilt, 6-3, 6-1 ... after brief stay at No. 1 singles, returned to No. 2 position and claimed nine more victories ... earned a spot in the NCAA Singles Championship for first time in career, knocking off #57 McCall Jones of UCLA in the round of 64 (2-6, 6-1, 7-5) before falling to #16 Venise Chan of Washington in the round of 32 (3-6, 6-3, 6-7 (4-7) ... finished the doubles year with a record of 26-8 including 20-4 on the dual season, mostly at the No. 1 position with teammate Kristy Frilling with one match coming at the No. 2 spot with Jennifer Kellner ... duo finished the year with a 9-4 mark against nationally-ranked competition ... advanced to the quarterfinals of the ITA Midwest Regional Championship with victories over Eastern Michigan's Xu Chang and Mariya Toncheva (8-1) and Northwestern's Kate Turvy and Belinda Niu (8-2) ... after starting the dual season with a 3-3 record at No. 1 doubles, reeled of 16 victories without suffering defeat, including a win over the seventh-ranked duo of Linda Abu Mushrefova and Nida Hamilton of Northwestern, 8-3 ... advanced to the round of 16 at the NCAA Doubles Championship, defeating Vanderbilt's 36th-ranked team of Alex Leatu and Rachael Dillon in the round of 32 (6-3, 6-2), marking the second win over the Commodores tandem on the year after winning 8-0 during dual action ... finished season ranked as 13th-best doubles team in the nation with Frilling.