MAC Announces Women's Tennis Player of the Week

Updated 3/19/2008

Women’s Tennis Player of the Week


Vanessa Frankowski

Eastern Michigan

Senior ● Stuttgart, Germany / Albertus Magus Gymnasium


Senior Vanessa Frankowski was a perfect 2-0 in singles in doubles in the team's loss to instate and Big 10 foe Michigan State. She teamed up with teammate Tina Bestehorn to defeat MSU's Bader/Wilson in a close 8-7 match. In singles, she defeated Bader in two sets 6-3, 6-4.


Other Nomination:


Anastasia Dracheva, Miami University
Returning from an injury which sidelined her for four matches, freshman Anastasia Dracheva showed no signs of let-up as she pulled out a three-set win at No. 1 singles to remain undefeated in singles play this season ... Dracheva opened up her match in the first flight with a 6-4 win before suffering a 2-6 setback in the second set ... Dracheva came back with a dominant 6-0 win in the deciding set to move to 7-0 on the season, all at No. 1 singles ... the win was Miami’s only win of the match and accounted for the RedHawks’ lone point against the Badgers.