Steinberg, a 5-8 freshman, has posted a 14-6 record in singles play, with each of the six losses coming against ranked opponents. She currently boasts a No. 37 national ranking, the highest of her young career, and has earned an at-large bid as a singles competitor to compete in the 2006 NCAA Division I women’s tennis championships May 23-28.
Steinberg becomes the first
Steinberg will lead the Wildcats into postseason play later this week as the team travels to Palo Alto, Calif., to compete at the 2006 NCAA Division I women’s tennis championships. No. 38 Arizona (12-11) will face No. 28 Brigham Young (20-7) in the first round on Friday, May 12.