ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota's Barbora Kollarova was named Summit League Women's Tennis Player of the Week for her performance Feb. 21-27.
BARBORA KOLLAROVA, SOUTH DAKOTA
Jr. // Hlohevec, Slovakia
- Earned her first career Player of the Week honor
- Helped lead South Dakota to a 4-3 Summit League victory over Oral Roberts
- Scored a 7-5, 7-5 triumph over Ceijenia Cornelius at No. 2 singles
- Teamed for a 6-1 victory over ORU's No. 1 doubles tandem
Also nominated: Iasmin Rosa, South Dakota State
Previous recipients: Jan. 24 – Julia O'Loughlin, Denver; Jan. 31 – Michelle Lo, Omaha; Feb. 7 – Bianca Mok, Denver; Feb. 14 – Julia O'Loughlin, Denver; Feb. 21 – Laura Romero, South Dakota State
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