2016 SoCon Honor Roll
Freshman All-Southern Conference
Competed in seven singles matches, and ten doubles matches… Eanred a victory when partnered with Alice Taylor at No. 1 doubles… Notched a victory over Georgia Southern's Mariana Ranzahuer and Lindsay Truscott.
Competed in seven matches all in doubles play… Partnered with Masey DeMoss and earned a 2-4 overall record… Competed at No. 2 (0-1) and No. 3 (2-3) doubles competitions… Earned a 1-0 record with Sarah Swiderski at No. 1 doubles… Won her first match of the season against Fairfield's Nicole Aragones and Courtney Connors (Mar. 8)… Defeated Furman's Harper Caswell and Karlee Bryde (Apr. 2)… Earned a 6-1 victory over Wofford's Taylor Carlson and Catherine Martin (Apr. 10).
Played in 14 total matches going 1-4 in singles and 5-4 in doubles ... went 0-3 during the fall season ... earned a 6-1, 6-0 victory against North Carolina A&T's Kayla Jefferson at No. 2 singles ... was forced to retire against Chattanooga's Alison Storie at No. 6 singles after suffering a season-ending injury ... picked up three doubles wins in the fall with teammate Corinne Blythe and Stephanie Falcon ... In the spring, Franco collected two doubles wins with teammates Masey DeMoss and Blaine Boaz ... was awarded a SoCon Commissioner's Medal (3.5 GPA or higher) ... made the SoCon honor roll.
Was named to the Southern Conference All-Freshman team after posting a 17-14 record in singles ... went 10-7 in the spring season and was 6-2 against league opponents ... posted a 4-1 record at No. 5 singles and was 4-2 at No. 3 singles ... In doubles, had a 14-17 record and was 9-10 during the spring season ... was 5-4 against conference foes ... went 9-8 at No. 2 doubles ... paired with Jamie Grinberg and Dilara Yurtkuran ... had a 8-4 doubles record with Yurtkuran and was 5-3 against conference opponents.
Franco was a four-star recruit according to tennisrecruiting.net and was ranked No. 18 in the state of Florida ... played more matches in tournaments after only playing one year of high school tennis her freshman year ... has a 34-34 record including a 27-8 mark against three-star and four-star recruits ...was ranked No. 33 in the Southeast and has continued to rise nationally at No. 112.
Yasmin Kristina Franco ... born September 25, 1994 in Windsor, Ontario ... daughter of Emmanuel and Patti Franco ... has a sister Alexis ... a member of the national honors society ... majoring in nursing.
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