Magnani, Anastasiu Named to All-Pac-10 Second Team|
May 5, 2004
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- In a vote by the Pac-10 Conference coaches, the USC men's and women's tennis teams earned seven conference honors for the 2004 season, announced Pac-10 commissioner Tom Hansen on Wednesday, May 5.
Highlighting the Trojans' honors, men's coach Peter Smith has been named the 2004 Pac-10 Coach of the Year after leading USC to a 6-1 conference record (19-3 overall) and a share of the Pac-10 title. More impressively, Smith's team captured the conference title (its first since 1994) after having posted a 2-5 Pac-10 mark last season. This is Smith's seventh career conference Coach of the Year honor and USC's seventh honor overall.
The men's and women's teams each had three players named to All-Pac-10 teams. Junior Luana Magnani and freshman Anca Anastasiu were named to the women's All-Pac-10 second team, and teammate Carine Vermeulen was selected as All-Pac-10 honorable mention.
Following is a complete list of honors.
2004 Tennis Pac-10 Conference Honors
Women's First Team
Women's Player of the Year
Women's Doubles Team of the Year
Women's Freshman of the Year
Women's Coach of the Year
Men's First Team
Men's Second Team
Men's Player of the Year
Men's Co-Doubles Team of the Year
Men's Co-Freshman of the Year
Men's Coach of the Year