May 27, 2003
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. –
Florida State women’s tennis player Mihaela Moldovan, after finishing the season with a record of 16-6, was named ITA Rookie Player of the Year for the South Region. The Bucharest, Romania native was ranked as high as 81st in the nation during the season, but ended the season with a 91st-place ranking.
During the season, Moldovan accumulated a dual match record of 15-4, including wins against four ranked players. The sophomore picked up wins against two higher-ranked opponents, as she knocked off 61st-ranked Jenny Kuhn of Tulane and 89th-ranked Ramona But of Maryland.