April 23, 2009

Laura Sullivan Named PSAC East Player of the Week

BLOOMSBURG-- Bloomsburg University women's tennis player Laura Sullivan (Dingman's Ferry/Delaware Valley) has been named the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division Player of the Week for the period ending April 20th.

Sullivan went 4-0 in a pair of Bloomsburg matches last week. She picked up a 6-0, 6-0 win at No. 4 singles in a 6-3 loss to Concordia and a 6-4, 6-1 win at No. 3 singles in a 9-0 win over East Stroudsburg. In addition, she and doubles partner Andrea Malatesta surrendered just one point in winning both matches at No. 3. For the season Sullivan is 12-3 in singles play and 14-3 in doubles with Malatetsa.

The Huskies, 12-4, will host the first round of the PSAC playoffs on Friday at 3:30 p.m.