March 14, 2001
UAB women's tennis player Margaux Melsheimer was named Conference USA Player of the Week announced March 14.
Melsheimer, a freshman from Oberkirch, Germany, went 3-0 in singles and 2-1 in doubles for the week. She defeated Lisa D'Amelio of Eastern Michigan 6-3, 4-6, 6-3, Marie Lindberg of Southern Miss 6-1, 7-6, and Michaela Gridling of MTSU 7-5, 6-4. Melsheimer is currently 12-0 in dual matches this season and 21-5 overall. She and teammate Femke deBoer are currently 11-1 in doubles play.
The Blazers will be back in play this weekend as they travel to Arkansas to take on UALR and Arkansas State on March 16-17.