Three Tennis Players Receive All-Pac-10 Honors

May 7, 2002

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - Three University of Oregon tennis players earned All-Pac-10 recognition, the conferenceannounced Tuesday.

Senior women's player Janice Nyland (Davis, Calif.), and on the men's team, freshman Manuel Kost (Kuessnacht, Switzerland) and junior Oded Teig (Holon, Israel), all received Honorable Mention All-Pac-10 honors for the first time in their careers.

Nyland, a four-year letterwinner and co-captain, has helped guide No. 39 Oregon to a 13-10 record and its third NCAA Tournament berth in the last four seasons. Ranked No. 112 in the ITA, Nyland has a 17-14 singles record playing near the top of the Ducks' lineup the entire year.

Teig and Kost led the Ducks to a 12-11 dual mark this year, both playing primarily at the Nos. 1 and 2 singles slots. Kost posted a 9-13 singles record in his inaugural season while Teig went 11-12.


First Team
Steven Capriati, ARIZ
Tobias Clemens, UCLA
John-Paul Fruttero, CAL
Rodrigo Grilli, UCLA
K.J. Hippensteel, STAN
Andrew Park, USC

Second Team
Matt Hanlin, WASH
Matt Klinger, ASU
Scott Lipsky, STAN
David Martin, STAN
Marcin Matkowski, UCLA
Alex Vlaski, WASH

Honorable Mention
Ryan Haviland, STAN
Manuel Kost, ORE
Ryan Moore, USC
Jean-Julien Rojer, UCLA
Oded Teig, ORE
Balazs Veress, CAL

Player of the Year
K.J. Hippensteel, STAN

Doubles Team of the Year
Jean-Julien Rojer/Marcin Matkowski, UCLA

Freshman of the Year
Alex Vlaski, WASH

Coach of the Year
Richard Leach, USC


First Team
Megan Bradley, UCLA
Adria Engel, ASU
Lauren Kalvaria, STAN
Gabriela Lastra, STAN
Jewel Peterson, USC
Sara Walker, UCLA

Second Team
Lauren Barnikow, STAN
Erin Burdette, STAN
Raquel Kops-Jones, CAL
Luana Magnani, USC
Maja Mlakar, ARIZ
Erica Perkins, WSU

Honorable Mention
Tiffany Brymer, USC
Claire Carter, WASH
Christina Fusano, CAL
Dianne Hollands, ARIZ
Darija Klaic, WASH
Dora Krstulovic, ASU
Debbie Larocque, ARIZ
Catherine Lynch, CAL
Stacy McKenna, WSU
Janice Nyland, ORE

Player of the Year
Gabriela Lastra, STAN

Doubles Team of the Year
Gabriela Lastra/Lauren Kalvaria, STAN

Freshman of the Year
Megan Bradley, UCLA

Coach of the Year
Cari Groce, WSU

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