Hughes Earns A-10 Rookie of the Week Accolades
April 5, 2004
Duquesne University's Jackie Hughes (McKeesport, Pa./McKeesport) has named the Atlantic 10's Rookie of the Week for women's tennis. It is her first weekly honor this spring.
Hughes went 2-0 in the Dukes 7-0 victory at St. Bonaventure this past Friday. She won the No. 3 singles rebounding from a 0-6 loss in the opening set to take a 0-6, 6-4, 6-3 victory. Hughes also recorded an 8-0 third doubles win. She is 10-2 in singles this spring and owns an 18-2 record in singles play on the year.
The Dukes are 5-8 this spring and host Youngstown State on Tuesday, April 6, beginning at 1:00 pm at the Oxford Athletic Club in Monroeville, PA.