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Byrne clinches match, A-Sun POTW honors
Tuesday, February 20, 2007
ETSU also snapped a streak of its own, having dropped the six matches prior to playing
The award is the first of its kind for Byrne, who becomes just the third member of the ETSU women's tennis team to be honored as the A-Sun POTW. She follows Sandie Knight (Feb. 7, 2006) and Elena Volobueva (March 28, 2006).
Byrne was previously recognized by the Atlantic Sun as the conferences 2006 Freshman of the Year following a 27-11 rookie campaign which included a perfect 7-0 record in conference play. At the conclusion of the 2005-06 season, Byrne was named to both the All-Conference second team and All-Conference freshmen team.
The Atlantic Sun Player of the Week is announced every Tuesday during the 2007 tennis season.
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