FULLERTON, Calif. - Senior Sarah Nuno had an outstanding run as she helped Cal State Fullerton knock off two of the top conference contenders, earning Big West Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week honors.
• Nuno's wins at No. 2 singles were instumental in the Titans defeating Hawai'i (6-1) and Long Beach State (4-3) at home.
• Nuno toppled UH's Mayaan Sela, 6-2, 6-3, and then delivered a 6-4, 6-4 victory against LBSU's Emma Bardet.
• She concluded the week with a 6-1, 6-2 victory over Youngstown State's Tamara Teufl. The Titans swept YSU for their fifth straight victory. Nuno has won four consecutive singles matches and is 6-2 on the year.
• The wins over UH and LBSU helped the Titans take over first place in the Big West standings.
• Nuno and partner Karla Portalatin went 2-1 at No. 1 doubles, including a 6-4 win over the UH tandem of Petra Melounova and Nikola Dolakova.
Nuno and the Titans will head to CSUN for a match against the Matadors on Saturday. The event is scheduled to start at 11:00 a.m.
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