Petukhova Wins Second-Straight WAC Player of the Month
Dec. 3, 2009
FRESNO, Calif. - Fresno State's Anastasia Petukhova picked the WAC Player of the Month Award for the month of November on Thursday, for the second-straight month.
Petukhova earned a wild card selection for the ITA National Intercollegiate Indoor Championships on Nov. 5-6 and started the tournament by upsetting the No. 1 player in the country, Maria Mosolova of Northwestern. She followed that by knocking off No. 17 Maria Sanchez of USC to advance to the quarterfinals.
Petukhova's two wins at National Indoors gave her five wins over ranked opponents this fall. Petukhova has 103 career victories and is just 26 shy of Dora Djilianova's (1996-99) school record of 129.
"We Are Your Team" - The 'Dogs begin their spring season on Jan. 15 at the National Collegiate Tennis Classic in Palm Springs, Calif. For all the up to date information on Fresno State women's tennis stay logged on to gobulldogs.com.