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    SEC Women's Tennis Weekly Honors

    Player of the Week
    Lauren Mira • Vanderbilt
    Junior • Baton Rouge, La.

    • Mira was a key figure in helping Vanderbilt advance to the ITA National Team Indoor Championship.
    • She won both singles matches, including a win over the 42nd-ranked player (Elizabeth Epstein) and both doubles matches.
    • Mira and Courtney Colton upset the 11th-ranked duo in the country from Illinois.
    • She played in the No. 3 singles position versus Illinois and No. 2 position versus Yale in which both wins helped set the tone for Vanderbilt and get out to an early lead on both opponents.
    • Mira is 2-0 versus ranked singles opponents this season.


    1/27     Rachael White, Ill.      W 6-3, 6-2
    1/28     #42 Elizabeth Epstein, Yale     W 6-2, 6-3
    Doubles (with Courtney Colton)
    1/27     #11 White/Kopinski, Ill.           W 8-5
    1/28     Hamilton/Sullivan, Yale          W 8-2

    Freshman of the Week
    Stefania Hristov • Texas A&M
    Iasi, Romania

    • Opened the dual season by going a combined 4-0 in singles and doubles to lead Texas A&M to a 2-0 record and a berth into the ITA National Team Indoor Championship.
    • After A&M dropped two of three doubles matches against North Texas, Hristov put Texas A&M on the scoreboard and gave the Aggies the momentum with a quick 6-1, 6-1 singles victory over Dane Joubert.
    • Clinched the doubles point against Arizona in the last match standing, and also clinched the overall match-winning point in singles.
    • Was down a break late in the second set at 5-4, broke back and went on to a tiebreaker in which Hristov led the entire way en route to the 7-4 win to secure the victory for the Aggies.
    • Improved to 8-6 overall in singles and 15-4 overall in doubles, including 11-3 with Cristina Stancu.


    1/27     Dane Joubert, N. Texas           W 6-1, 6-1
    1/28     Shayne Austin, Ariz.    W 6-2, 7-6(4)

    Doubles (with Cristina Stancu)
    1/27     Bardabush/Sprinkmeyer, N. Texas     W 8-5
    1/28     Hendrikx/Stubbe, Ariz.            W 8-4