MAC Announces Women's Tennis

Updated 4/18/2006

April 18, 2006

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WOMEN'S PLAYER OF THE WEEK

Jenny Edner - Northern Illinois
Freshman - Scocksund, Sweden/Kramfors Tennis Gymnasiet
Edner, who went 4-0 on the week, teamed with Dora Delgadillo for an 8-3 victory at No. 1 doubles versus Akron in order to help the Huskies claim a doubles point for the first time in nine matches and only the fifth time all season. Followed that up with a 6-3, 6-2 win at No. 1 singles over UA ace Tanya Gombera. On Saturday against Buffalo, teamed with Delgadillo for an 8-2 win at No. 1 doubles and then accounted for NIU's lone team point in the 6-1 loss as she registered a 6-2, 7-6 win over Buffalo's talented No. 1 entry in Andreea Novaceanu.

ADDITIONAL NOMINEES

Heidi Romer - Bowling Green
Senior - Long Grove, Ill./Stevenson HS
Romer won the No. 3 singles flight versus Toledo. She is one win shy of tying the BGSU career singles win record of 79.

Miglena Nenova - Buffalo
Junior - Rousse, Bulgaria/Eurointellect
Went 4-0 in competition against Akron and Northern Illinois. Her singles win came via scores of 6-2, 6-1 vs. the Zips and 6-0, 6-0 vs. the Huskies.

Victoria Pulido - Miami
Sophomore - Cuernavaca, Mexico/ITESM-Morelos
Pulido went 2-0 in a 6-1 defeat of Ball State. She won at the No. 5 singles and No. 3 doubles positions.

Myriam Cueva - Toledo
Junior - Quito, Ecuador/Centebad
Cueva compiled a 3-1 record with at 2-0 mark at No. 1 doubles in matches against Bowling Green and Western Michigan.

Rattiya Hiranrat - Western Michigan
Senior - Samutprakarn, Thailand
Hiranrat went 3-1, 2-0 in doubles versus Eastern Michigan and Toledo. She set a school record with her 196th career win at No. 3 singles vs. the Rockets.

This Year's Honorees
Jan. 17 - Rattiya Hiranrat, Western Michigan
Jan. 24 - Reedhina Parekh, Western Michigan
Jan. 31 - Eunice Paravicini, Toledo and Kerstin Pahl, W. Michigan
Feb. 7 - Kelsey Jakupcin - Bowling Green
Feb. 14 - Katie Owens - Ball State
Feb. 21 - Catherina Bestahorn, Eastern Michigan
Feb. 28 - Lilian Asuaje, Northern Illinois
Mar. 8 - Andreea Novaceanu, Buffalo; Remy Swain, Miami
. Mar. 15 - Jenna Nussbaum, Bowling Green
Mar. 22 - Reedhina Parekh, Western Michigan
Mar. 28 - Victoria Pulido, Miami
Apr. 4 - Malena Remynse, Western Michigan
Apr. 11 - Andreea Novaceanu, Buffalo
Apr. 18 - Jenny Edner, Northern Illinois