Tuesday, September 9, 2008
Soccer (G), Tennis (G), Football, Volleyball
Athletes of the week
By Staff Reports, Star Tribune
Eden Prairie, tennis
Midway through the second set of her match with Courtney Rust of Rochester Lourdes in the semifinals of the Rochester Mayo Invitational on Saturday, Borg found herself in an unusual position: She was losing the set, trailing 5-3.
"I was making a few errors, and I needed to be more patient," said Borg, a junior who had not dropped a set all season. "I needed to mix up my shots, not be so aggressive, and create some more opportunities."
She calmed herself and righted the ship, winning four consecutive games to win the set and the match. She went on to beat Taylor Washington of Mounds Park Academy 6-2, 6-4 in the finals to win the first singles division of the tournament.
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