May 5, 2004
LOS ANGELES - Following a vote by Conference coaches, UCLA women's tennis players Daniel Bercek and Jackie Carleton both earned second-team All-Pac-10 honors Wednesday. In addition, Bercek was named Pac-10 Freshman of the Year.
Bercek, a newcomer from Nov Sad, Serbia and Montenegro, joined the team in January and currently plays at the No. 1 position. She is ranked No. 31 nationally with a 21-5 overall record. She becomes the third UCLA player in the last five years to earn Pac-10 Freshman of the Year honors, following Sara Walker in 2000 and Megan Bradley in 2002.
Carleton, a sophomore from Jenkintown, Pa., was also named to the Pac-10's second-team as a freshman in 2003. She is currently ranked No. 18 in the country in singles, owning a 19-15 overall record. She has played a majority of her matches at the No. 1 position and currently plays at the No. 2 spot.
Women's First Team Alice Barnes, STAN Dianne Hollands, ARIZ Raquel Kops-Jones, CAL Amber Liu, STAN Daria Panova, ORE Dea Sumantri, WASH
Honorable Mention Lauren Barnikow, STAN Erin Hoe, WASH Jieun Jacobs, CAL Theresa Logar, STAN Sasha Podkolzina, CAL Carine Vermeulen, USC Women's Player of the Year Raquel Kops-Jones, CAL
Women's Doubles Team of the Year Erin Burdette/Lauren Barnikow, STAN
Women's Freshman of the Year Daniela Bercek, UCLA
Women's Coach of the Year Lele Forood, STAN