OU's No. 1 Women's Tennis Doubles Team Drops First Match

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
MAY 23, 2000

May 23, 2000

Malibu, Calif. - Oklahoma's top women's doubles team of senior Angela Stroup (Tulsa, Okla.) and junior Viviana Mracnova (Zvolen, Slovakia) suffered a 1-6, 7-5, 6-7 loss to 15th-ranked Michelle Dasso and Becky Varnum of Notre Dame at the Ralphs-Straus Tennis Center in the first round match of the NCAA Tennis Individual and Doubles Championships in Malibu, Calif.

The duo, who's ranked 43rd in the nation, became the third doubles pair in school history to advance to the national tournament. They end the 2000 campaign with an overall doubles record of 17-6 and All-Big 12 Conference honors.

2000 NCAA Division I Women's Tennis
Doubles -- First Round 16 Matches
Monday, May 22, 2000
at Ralphs-Straus Tennis Center
Malibu, California

Viviana Mracnova / Angela Steoup (Oklahoma) 1 7 6
Michelle Dasso / Becky Varnum (Notre Dame) 6 5 7



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