DU Sweeps A-10 Women's Tennis Weekly Honors
Jan. 30, 2006
Duquesne University's Jacqueline Hughes (McKeesport, Pa./McKeesport) and Rebecca Poole (Swindon, Wiltshire, UK/New College [Swindon]) have been named the Atlantic 10's Women's Tennis Performer and Rookie of the Week respectively after leading the Dukes to a 7-0 sweep over Akron this past weekend.
Poole, a freshman, earned a 6-0, 6-2 win at third singles against Akron and won 8-2 at first doubles versus the Zips. She stands 9-2 in singles and 8-1 in doubles action this season.
The win over Akron opened the 2006 spring Atlantic 10 season for Duquesne. The Dukes return to action this Friday hosting Dayton at Club 4 Life (formally Oxford Athletic Club) in Monroeville, Pa. in a 5:00 pm match.