Kelcy McKenna Named ASU Female Athlete of the Week
March 17, 2010
All-American Kelcy McKenna's thrilling match-clincher against No. 22 Danielle Lao gave the Sun Devils a 4-3 upset win over No. 13 USC, which highlighted the junior's successful weekend. With the match tied at 3-3, it was down to the outcome of court three featuring All-American Kelcy McKenna and 22nd ranked Danielle Lao. McKenna emerged from the intense competition victorious to help the Sun Devils improve to 9-2.
Additionally, McKenna won in straight sets in her other two matches this week. She was nearly flawless against Memphis' Marjorie Ondeck, topping the Tiger 6-1, 6-0. She also picked up a 6-3, 6-3 Pac-10 victory over Oregon's Pavlina Smatova. In doubles, McKenna paired up with freshman Hannah James to earn an 8-1 victory against Memphis. She switched partners for the weekend, teaming up with fellow junior Ashlee Brown. The duo won against Oregon and dropped a tight match to USC's Lao and Alison Ramos.