Mountain West Women's Tennis Player of the Week
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Fresno State junior Galina Bykova has been named Mountain West Women’s Tennis Player of the Week for matches played through Tuesday, January 26. It is the first career MW weekly accolade for Bykova.
WOMEN’S TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK
GALINA BYKOVA, FRESNO STATE
Junior, St. Petersburg, Russia/Idaho
- Earned two singles victories competing in the No. 4 singles position, defeating Mia Jurasic (6-0, 6-4) from No. 34 ranked Arkansas and Alaina Miller (6-2, 2-6, 6-3) from No. 9 UCLA.
- Helped Fresno State defeat No. 9 UCLA, only its fourth win over a top 10 team dating back to 2000.
- Bykova’s victory over UCLA’s Miller helped the Bulldogs earn a berth in the ITA National Team Indoor Championships.
2016 MW Women’s Tennis Players of the Week
Jan. 20 Carol Yang, Jr., UNLV
Jan. 27 Galina Bykova, Jr., Fresno State