This Week for the Wildcats: The No. 40 Arizona women’s tennis team will wrap up regular season play on the road against in-state rival
Last week: The Wildcats ended their five-match losing streak over the weekend taking down visiting No. 36 Oregon, 6-1. The Ducks were shorthanded with only five players able to take the courts, giving
Scouting the Sun Devils:
Giant Killers: Sophomore Danielle Steinberg and junior Juliette Mavroleon both had huge upsets in consecutive match ups against first
Pac-10 POW: Sophomore Danielle Steinberg was named the Pac-10 Women's Tennis Player of the Week for Apr. 2-8. Steinberg posted back-to-back upsets over two of the Pac-10's top players. Steinberg beat USC’s tenth-ranked Lindsey Nelson and UCLA’s 22nd-ranked Riza Zalameda, both in straight sets. It was the first award for Steinberg and the first ever Player of the Week honor for the Wildcats in women’s tennis.
Ranked Rivals: The Wildcats have played their last 18 of 19 matches against ranked opponents since opening the season against unranked
Wildcats in the Rankings: The Wildcats jumped four spots in poll to No. 40 this week. Danielle Steinberg took a giant leap in the poll this week to No. 40. Her current three-match winning streak moved her up 51 spots from No. 91. Juliette Mavroleon’s own three-match winning streak propelled her into the rankings at No. 77.