WMU's Holmes Wins ITA/USTWA Writing Award

Updated 5/13/2009

Courtesy of WMU Sports Information


KALAMAZOO -- The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) and United States Tennis Writers Association (USTWA) announced that Western Michigan Associate Director of Media Relations Matt Holmes is the first place winner in the inaugural ITA/USTWA Sports Information Directors Writing Competition.


Holmes' story about WMU women's tennis alums Noriko Saruta, Carrie Jeanmaire and Rattiya Hiranrat breaking the all-time career wins record in three consecutive years was published on WMUBroncos.com on July 24, 2008.


The story will be re-posted will full credit on both the ITA and USTWA websites.

Click here to read the full story "Record-Breaking Trio Rewrites Women’s Tennis Record Book"