Matrka, a biology major carrying a 3.99 grade point average, was selected as the Big South Conference Co-Scholar Athlete of the Year this past season. She was a First Team All-Big South selection, going 15-5 overall and 6-1 in the conference. Matrka also earned a spot on the All-Conference doubles team along with senior Medina Bajrambasic (Zewica, Bosnia). The duo went 16-3 on the season and a perfect 7-0 in the Big South, as well as 3-0 at the first doubles spot in the Big South Tournament, where the Lady Chants played to the finals but fell to Winthrop, 4-1. Matrka has 64 career singles victories, fifth overall in Coastal womens tennis history.
Matrka is an ITA Scholar-Athlete the last three seasons. She also is Coastals first Academic All-American in the 2003-04 season.
Matrka joins Laura Teresby, a womens golfer from Radford University who was selected to the second team, as the two members from the Big South Conference. She also is one of two athletes on the All-America team from the 2001 class at Wilmington High School, joining Gabby Wedding, a womens golfer from Kent State University who was on the second team.