Rana Sherif Ahmed Named Sysco Student-Athlete of the Week

    Feb. 11, 2013


    Rana Sherif Ahmed

    Cairo, Egypt.
    W. Tennis

    Freshman Rana Sherif Ahmed went a perfect 4-0 over the weekend in the 'Dogs victories over San Francisco and Santa Clara. In doubles, Ahmed teamed with senior Melissa McQueen as the pair won both matches convincingly, 8-2 against USF and 8-4 versus Santa Clara. Ahmed recorded her first career wins in singles in two tough three-set matches at the No. 2 spot. Against the Dons she bounced back from dropping the first set and went on to win 3-6, 6-3, 1-0 (10-8), while on Sunday against the Broncos, she clinched the deciding point in Fresno State's 4-3 come from behind win with a 3-6, 6-4, 6-1 victory over Santa Clara's Kelly Lamble.

    Other Nominees:
    Jillian Compton - Softball
    Megan McKee - Track & Field
    Felipe Fritz - Men's Tennis
    Rosie Moult - Women's Basketball
    Braeden Anderson - Men's Basketball
    Kimberly HewsonBudnik - Equestrian

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    Sysco Central California is proud to honor the Fresno State Athlete of the Week, just as we're proud to serve our local foodservice industry with integrity, trust and a commitment to a healthier community. Since 1938, Sysco has partnered with Central Valley businesses with the goal of helping them flourish and succeed - often keeping family businesses strong for generations. At the same time, we support the people and organizations that make Central California such a special place to call home, including Fresno State and the student athletes who share Sysco's passion for excellence.



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