No. 3 USC Women Open Season Today Vs. Long Beach State
Jan. 24, 2007
Ranked No. 3 in the nation entering the 2007 dual match season, the USC women's tennis team kicks things off today (Wednesday, Jan. 24) with a home match against Long Beach State at 12:30 p.m. at Marks Stadium.
The Women of Troy went 21-4 overall last year and finished second in Pac-10 play at 7-1. USC reached the NCAA semifinals, and return eight players from their 2006 roster. The Trojans also have added four talented newcomers into the mix for 2007, setting themselves up for continued success in the Pac-10 and beyond.
Today's match with Long Beach State puts No. 3 USC up against a 49er squad coming into the season ranked No. 27 in the nation. Long Beach State went 22-5 last year, winning its third straight Big West title.