MWC Announces Women's Tennis All-Conference Team

April 24, 2002

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

Standout University ofWyoming sophomore women's tennis player Jenny Bowman wasnamed to the 2002 All-Mountain West Conference teamWednesday night at the MWC Women's Tennis Championshipbanquet in Provo, Utah.

The Sacramento, Cali. product earned all-conference honorsfor the second consecutive year after a sterling sophomoreseason in which she posted an overall record of 19-7 thatincluded a 13-6 dual match record and 4-3 mark in conferencematches, all in no. 1 singles play. Bowman also teamed withJen Hancock to post a 15-9 record in no. 1 doubles with a2-5 mark in MWC matches..

Bowman anchored an improved Cowgirl squad this season,posting the team's only winning record in singles play andleading UW to six dual match victories as a team. A biologymajor, Bowman was one of six repeat All-MWC selections. SanDiego State junior Silvia Tornier was named Mountain WestConference Player of the Year while UNLV's Gyorgi Zsirosearned Freshman of the Year honors.

The 2002 MWC Coach of the Year award will be announced atthe conclusion of the 2002 MWC Women's TennisChampionships on Saturday, April 27. The Cowgirls open theirtournament draw Thursday at 2 p.m. versus San Diego State inProvo, Utah.

Following is the complete list of the 12-memberall-conference signles team and the six doubles teams asselected by the MWC head coaches.

2002 Mountain West Conference Women's Tennis All-Conference Team

Singles Name                  Cl.   Institution*Brooke Parsons       Sr.   Air Force*Lu Oswald            Jr.   BYU*Dominique Reynolds   Jr.   BYUSanja Hansson         Jr.   Colorado StateSandy Lukowski        So.   New MexicoTjasa Suvak           So.   New Mexico*Lindsey Hedberg      So.   San Diego State*Silvia Tornier       Jr.   San Diego State*Agnieszka Abram      So.   UNLV*Paulina Janus        Jr.   UNLVGyorgyi Zsiros        Fr.   UNLV*Jenny Bowman         So.   Wyoming

*Two-time All-MWC performers

DoublesNames InstitutionBrooke Parsons /Laura Nigro Air ForceBrooke Beverly/Dominique Reynolds BYUSandy Lukowski/Tiffany Robertson New MexicoKatja Karrento/Katalina Romero San Diego StateSilvia Tornier/Indra Erichsen San Diego State*Paulina Janus/Agnieszka Abram UNLV

*Two-time All-MWC performers

PLAYER OF THE YEAR
Silvia Tornier, Jr., San Diego State

FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR
Gyorgyi Zsiros, UNLV