Was national champion in singles and doubles in her native Bulgaria
BREVARD COUNTY â¢ MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Eastern Florida State College female tennis player Tsveti Trifonova has been named the Intercollegiate Tennis Association’s Most Improved sophomore.
Trifonova, who was named the most improved sophomore in Region IV last week, advanced to the quarterfinals at the NJCAA Division I National Tournament in Mesa, Ariz. In May. .
âShe was our leader and took a lot of the pressure off the coaching staff. Tsveti really worked extremely hard on the court and got the off-court training required to be a great varsity tennis player, âsaid Bobby Cashman, Eastern Florida State College women’s tennis coach.
âIt has been an honor and a privilege to work with such a great student-athlete with high expectations in the classroom and on the tennis court. Our coaching staff will truly regret their work ethic and passion for competing for the women’s tennis program.
ITA honors a sophomore who has shown the greatest improvement during his college career.
The runner-up from Sofia, Bulgaria finished third in the Region VIII tournament and was named to the ITA All-America squad.
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