UW's Morozova Earns WAC Women's Tennis Honors

March 29, 1999

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

University of Wyoming freshman Natalie Morozova, of Laramie, Wyoming, has been named the Western Athletic Conference women's tennis Athlete of the Week, for the week of March 28-April 3.

Morozova did not lose a singles or doubles match in UW's wins over Illinois State, St. Louis and Southern Illinois. She defeated Illinois State's Flor Karsai 7-5, 6-2, Saint Louis' Ingrid Habony 7-6, 6-2, and Southern Illinois' Pamela Flores 6-1, 6-2. Her overall singles record is now 15-10. She and partner Melanie Roberts also were undefeated in doubles. Their overall doubles record is now 12-12.

Also nominated for Athlete of the Week were: Tara Ferguson, BYU; Anna Nordel, San Jose State; Kacy Mitchell, Air Force; Anna Friganovic, New Mexico; Dora Djilanova, Fresno State and Anousjka Van Exel, Tulsa.