Muscle Milk California Student-Athlete of the Week
November 10, 2008
BERKELEY - California Women's Tennis Freshman Jana Juricova won the 17th match of her young career as she swept through the ASU Thunderbird Invitational without dropping a single set, making her the Muscle Milk California Student-Athlete of the Week.
This is the second time she has claimed a singles tournament title without ever losing a set (St. Mary's Invitational). She became the fourth consecutive Golden Bear to win the Thunderbird (Cossou 2007, Ravelojaona 2006, Shu 2005) when she defeated Sona Novakova of Armstrong Atlantic, 6-2, 6-1, in the final. She advanced to the final with two wins over UCLA players, 6-2, 6-1, over Nina Pantic in the semifinal and 6-3, 6-1, over Ali Walters in the quarterfinal. In the round of 16, she defeated Denise Muresan of Michigan, 6-1, 6-2. To open up the weekend, she needed a 6-4 first set before taking out Danon Beatty of Fresno State 6-0.
Muscle Milk California Student-Athletes of the Week
|November 10||Jana Juricova||Women's Tennis|
|November 3||Nathan Adrian||Men's Swimming|
|October 27||Michael Mohamed||Football|
|October 20||Carli Lloyd||Volleyball|
|October 13||Alex Morgan||Women's Soccer|
|October 6||Marina Cossou||Women's Tennis|
|September 29||Syd'Quan Thompson||Football|
|September 22||Hana Cutura||Volleyball|
|September 15||Andrea Lo||Field Hockey|
|September 8||Jahvid Best||Football|
|September 2||Andrew Wiedeman||Men's Soccer|