Player of the Week
Kata Szekely • Tennessee
Senior • Szekesfehervar, Hungary
• Szekely went undefeated in singles and doubles play on the weekend easily recording her singles wins and teaming up with doubles partner Brynn Boren to take down a ranked opponent in Indiana, and No. 1 Ohio State doubles pair to help the Lady Vols to their first wins of the season.
• Szekely and Boren notched their 24th and 25th doubles wins this season on the weekend (.862 win percentage), giving Szekely her 86th and 87th career wins one away from 12th all-time in the UT record books.
• The duo has won five-straight and eight of their last nine.
• In singles, Szekely earned her 20th singles win of the season, third straight and seventh in her last eight matches.
2/15 Katie Klyczek, Indiana W 6-2, 6-1
2/17 Kara Cecil, Ohio State W 6-3, 6-2
Doubles (with Brynn Boren)
2/15 #44 Garre/Hureau, Indiana W 8-5
2/17 Cecil/Malley, Ohio State W 8-2
Freshman of the Week
Stefania Hristov • Texas A&M
• Clinched the winning point in Texas A&M’s 4-3 victory at No. 13 Michigan in the Aggies’ only match of the week.
• In a must-win situation, overcame a 4-2 third-set deficit to win the match 6-2, 4-6, 7-5 and give the Aggies a 4-2 lead.
• Ran her win streak to three and improved to 5-0 at the No. 6 singles line.
2/16 Mimi Nguyn, Michigan W 6-2, 4-6, 7-5
Doubles (with Cristina Stancu)
2/16 #6 Bektas/Bolender, Michigan L 4-8