April 6, 2004
THIS WEEK: The No. 61 Cougars will square-off against No.8 USC April 9 and No. 7 UCLA April 10 in California to conclude their Pac-10 road schedule this season.
WSU HEAD COACH Lisa Hart ON THIS WEEKEND: "We are looking forward to playing UCLA and USC who are both top 10 in the country. It is a great opportunity for us to prove that we are better than we have played in our last couple of matches and a chance for us to move up in the national rankings."
UP NEXT: The Cougars will battle cross-state rival Washington in Pullman for the last regular season match, Friday April 16.
LAST TIME OUT: The Cougars lost to No. 50 Arizona State April 3 and fell to No. 36 Arizona April 4...freshman Amy Toth captured the lone win in the match versus Arizona State against Sabrina Capannolo, 7-5, 2-6, 7-6(5), for win number 12 on the season...against Arizona Lorena Arias/Zsofia Fodor captured the only win for the Cougars against Arizona's Larocque/Jakowlew, 8-6.
COUGARS IN THE RANKINGS: The WSU Cougars finished last season at No. 51 in the ITA rankings and currently hold the No. 61 slot.
WSU FACES TOUGH COMPETITION: The Cougars have faced nationally-ranked teams in 15 of their 17 dual matches this season...in singles the Cougars have faced ranked individuals 21 times...in doubles 12 of their foes have been ranked.
TENNIS MERCHANDISE: If you wish to purchase Cougar Tennis merchandise contact the tennis office at (509)335-0308.