March 27, 2007
McKinzie Named SAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week
ROCK HILL, SC -- Julia McKinzie of Catawba College has been named the South Atlantic Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week. It was announced ny league officials on Tuesday. This marks the second time this season McKenzie has earned this honor.
McKinzie, a 5-6 junior from Austin, Texas picked up four points in singles and doubles last week as Catawba posted a pair of 5-4 victories. She teamed with Andi Binney for a pair of wins at No. 2 doubles.
Against Coker, McKinzie helped Catawba overcome a 2-1 deficit to post a 6-3, 6-3 win over Rachel Lemar at No. 2 singles. The former Lake Travis High School standout also secured a pair of critical points in Catawba's 5-4 upset of No. 40 Tusculum, including a 6-2, 6-4 win over TC's Jennifer Sparks.
The SAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week is selected by a vote of the league's eight sports information directors.
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