March 2, 2004
THIS WEEK: The Cougars will face nationally-ranked No. 34 San Diego State, Friday March 5, No. 64 San Diego, Saturday March 6, and No. 4 Washington, Sunday March 7.
WSU HEAD COACH Lisa Hart ON THIS WEEKEND: "We are looking forward to the opportunity of playing 3 nationally ranked opponents," Hart said. "We are hoping to carry our enthusiasm and success of this past weekend into this weekend and capitalize on the opportunities we create for ourselves."
UP NEXT: Washington State will be Eugene-bound as it takes on the No. 24 Oregon Ducks Saturday, March 13.
LAST TIME OUT: The Cougars knocked off No. 38 Oklahoma State in their first match of the UNLV Invitational...went on to fall to No. 14 Fresno State and No. 37 UNLV...junior Zsofia Fodor recorded a perfect weekend in singles putting down all three opponents she faced...improved her win total to 14 on the season.
COUGARS IN THE RANKINGS: The WSU Cougars finished last season at No. 51 in the ITA rankings and currently hold the No. 63 slot...Orsolya Sallai is ranked No. 20 in singles in the Northwest Region...senior Lorena Arias is No. 30 in the Northwest Region...Arias and junior Chris Martinez are ranked No. 9 regionally in doubles.
WSU FACES TOUGH COMPETITION: The Cougars have faced nationally-ranked opponents in six of their last seven dual matches.
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