Originally Posted by beachman49
This is for Form who no longer visits the web site because he said he was tired of being Gouci's Viagra. Gouci should be on Fox News for his slanted tilt to anything versus LB (I believe it's now 17-3-1* if I remember form's last post? I could not find it.)
16 players have left Long Beach St.
2001-02... GOUCI WANTS A PRESS RELEASE LEAGUE CHAMP OVER # 1 SEED IRVINE
2002-03 Lost in Finals to Cal Poly after UCI dumped early
1. Anastasia Dvornikova WTA 721 - jr. #1 turned pro (that turned out real well didn't it)
2. Alena Dvornikova WTA 1105 - jr. #3 turned pro (that turned out real well didn't it)
2003-04 LEAGUE CHAMPS with coach going through cancer. # 4 seed
3. Alena Kovalchuk WTA 955 - jr. #1 removed from roster (was cut for violation of team rules; retired from tennis & returned to Europe)
4. Laura Thomas - jr. #2 removed from roster retired from tennis; graduated with degree in UK; still very close to coach and has visited several times
5. Megan Biorkman - so. #3/4 transferred to Boise St. (thank god)
2004-05... GOUCI WANTS A PRESS RELEASE LEAGUE CHAMPS
2005-06 LEAGUE CHAMPS; REACHED LEAGUE RECORD # 18 IN RANKINGS
6. Alanah Carroll - fr. # 3 then 4/5/bench her soph year transferred to Boise St. (leg was dust. Worked out better for everyone as she was going to be on bench at LB.. nice girl ).
7. Nicoleta Ratiu WTA 957 - so. #6 retired from tennis and returned to Romania
2006-07 LEAGUE CHAMP
8. Nina Burgoon 3 star 159 - fr. #9 transferred to College of Charleston PRESS RELEASE FOR THIS ONE.... NINA WAS A WALK ON... OMG SHE TRANSFERRED FOR A SCHOLARSHIP POSITION... OMG
2007-08 LEAGUE CHAMP
9. Katy Williams ITF 666 - jr. #2 transferred to UNLV
10. Denise Liebschner - so. #8 transferred to Seton Hall where she played # 1 playing every day on poor D1 program rather than on bench at LB... very happy to play
2008-09 LEAGUE CHAMP
11. Stephanie Jeanes WTA 1107 - so. #4 retired from tennis. graduated from University of Technology, Sydney (Australia) &
12. Lisa Haegele WTA 864 - so. #8 retired from tennis; boyfriend waiting at home graduated from University of Heidelberg (Germany)
2009-10 LOST TO THE ONE ARMED BANDIT THAT RESULTED IN 9-1 VOTE TO MAKE A ROSTER CHEATING RULE
13. Lisa Sutton ITF 455 - jr. #6 transferred to Campbell (actually I understand she was cut for violating team rules)
2010-11 - GOUCI WANTS A PRESS RELEASE
2011-12 LEAGUE CHAMP
14. Jaklin Alawi WTA 881 - jr. #4 transferred to South Carolina Weird deal this one but after asking for transfer in March during huge slump I was told she later asked to stay in May but her scholarship spot had already been filled. Kids.
15. Laura Bernard - so. #3 & retired from tennis; studying in Belgium
16. Eva Rodriguez De Las Her - fr. #4 removed from roster decided to return home to Spain for personal reason
No program in the country has had more players retire
from tennis then all those that decided to give up the sport they love rather than continue playing for the Long Beach St. head coach.