April 18, 2013
"Jessika has worked so hard this year and has been a leader with the type of work ethic she displays each and every day," said Merzbacher. "I am very proud of her. She represents the University of Minnesota, her team, and her family in such a positive way. I look forward to Jessika being part of the bright future of this program."
A native of Littleton, Colo., Mozia joined the Golden Gophers in the fall of 2012 and has made an outstanding debut in her first season with the Maroon and Gold. With two matches remaining in the regular season, Mozia leads the team with a 21-15 overall singles record. Mozia also earned a spot competing in doubles and has amassed a total record of 15-16 while playing with five different partners. Playing mostly from the fourth and fifth singles positions and second and third doubles, she has been a key contributor in the team's nine victories.
Gophers Pick Up Two Wins
The University of Minnesota picked up their first two wins of the spring season by topping Northern Illinois University 7-0 and South Dakota State 7-0 Saturday at Baseline.
Gophers Start Dual Matches
The University of Minnesota women’s tennis team will begin their spring season Saturday with a 10 a.m. match versus Northern Illinois and a 5 p.m. match versus South Dakota State.
Gophers Finish Upper Midwest With 14 Wins
The final day of the Upper Midwest Intercollegiate at Baseline Tennis Center saw the University of Minnesota add three more singles wins and two doubles wins to their total.