Women's Tennis Moves Up To No. 46 In Latest Rankings

March 22, 2001

PRINCETON, N.J. - The UAB women's tennis team moved into the no. 46 spot in the latest WingspanBank.com Collegiate Tennis Rankings released March 21 by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA). The Blazers moved from its no. 64 ranking last week.

UAB is 14-0 this season and 3-0 in Conference USA . They have defeated three ranked opponents including no. 73 Illinois-Chicago, no. 67 Auburn and no. 61 Middle Tennessee .

Three Blazers have perfect records this season including senior Mirela Vladulescu , who is 13-0 at the no. 1 spot, junior Monika Schmid , who is 14-0 and freshman Margaux Melsheimer , who is 14-0.

The Blazers are back in action on March 23 as they face the Syracuse Orangemen in Syracuse, N.Y. and the Princeton Tigers on March 25 in Princeton, N.J.