Nevada's Okhremchuk Named MWC Tennis Player of the Week

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Nevada junior Michelle Okhremchuk has been selected as the Mountain West Women's Tennis Player of the Week.

Okhremchuk, from Doneck, Ukraine, won both of her No. 1 singles matches at the Winter Beach Tennis Invitational in Long Beach, Calif. She topped Michaela Bezdickova of New Mexico (ranked No. 74) in straight sets, 6-3, 6-2. Okhremchuk also defeated Julyette Steur of Colorado, 6-2, 6-1. Okhremchuk and doubles partner Emma Verberne won all three of their No. 1 doubles matches. They defeated New Mexico's Bezdickova and Laura Richardson, 8-0; Colorado's Steur and Winde Janssens, 8-4 and Long Beach State's Ebba Unden and Karolina Rozenberg, 8-4.