By Gary Abbott & Emma Randall
BRISTOL, Tenn. – Top ranked Simon Fraser entered the last session of the 2013 WCWA Women’s College Nationals with the most individual finalists with six. Mike Jones’ Clan finished the meet strong by winning all six of their finals to claim its first WCWA national team title.
However, the Clan’s victory was not clinched until the absolute last match of the night, with four-time defending champion Oklahoma City still in contention. In a head –to-head matchup, Jenna McLatchy of Simon Fraser needed three periods to edge Heather O`Connor of Oklahoma City, 1-4, 4-0, 4-1. It was her first WCWA national title. Simon Fraser defeated OCU by seven team points, 116 to 109.