ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota State's Iasmin Rosa was named as The Summit League's Women's Tennis Player of the Week following her performance March 25-31.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Iasmin Rosa, South Dakota State
Fr. // Espirito Santo, Brazil
Rosa received her first career award after going 2-0 in both singles and doubles play during the week. Facing Creighton, Rosa helped her team to a 4-3 victory with a straight-set win (2 and 3) over Katherin Nelsen at No. 3 singles. Rosa teamed with Beatriz Souza for an 8-3 win over Snyder/Noonan at the No. 2 position to open doubles play in the match.
Also nominated: Maureen Slattery, Denver; Ella Norgren, Fort Wayne; Molly Matricardi, Omaha; Rymma Maslova, South Dakota.
Previous honorees: 1/28 – Maureen Slattery, Denver; 2/4 – Kathryn Hughes, Denver; 2/11 – Mayu Sato, Fort Wayne; 2/18 – Evy Van Genechten, Denver; 2/25 – Sonja Radosevic, Denver; 3/4 – Mayu Sato, Fort Wayne; 3/11 – Sonja Radosevic, Denver; 3/18 – Yuliya Sidenko, South Dakota; 3/25 – Caroline Schnell, Denver.
ABOUT THE SUMMIT LEAGUE
In its fourth decade of Division I athletics, The Summit League offers 19 championship sports and has a combined enrollment of over 120,000 at eight institutions, including three located in top 60 U.S. metro populations and two land-grant universities. Member institutions include: Denver (University of Denver), Fort Wayne (Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne), IUPUI (Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis), North Dakota State University, Omaha (University of Nebraska Omaha), the University of South Dakota, South Dakota State University and Western Illinois University. Previously known as the Mid-Continent Conference, The Summit League rebranded in 2007 and has since produced eight NCAA Champions, 62 All-Americans and 50 Academic All-America selections.