Denver’s Slattery Named #SummitWTN Player of the Week

Denver’s Slattery Named #SummitWTN Player of the Week

ELMHURST, Ill. – Denver's Maureen Slattery was named Summit League Women's Tennis Player of the Week for her performance Feb. 28-March 6.

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  • Earned her first Player of the Week honor this season
  • Scored victories at No. 2 singles over Boise State's Lilian Poling (6-2, 7-5) and Oregon's Nia Rose (7-6, 7-5)
  • Teamed for wins over Boise State's Poling/Dokic (6-4) and Oregon's Sangwan/Tobita at No. 1 doubles

Also nominated: Kenzie Hill, Omaha

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; Feb. 28 – Barbora Kollarova, South Dakota

Celebrating its 35th season of Division I athletics, The Summit League offers 19 championship sports and has a combined enrollment of over 120,000 at nine institutions, including four 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), Oral Roberts University, 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 along with over 80 Academic All-Americans, 75 All-America selections and numerous former student-athletes competing at the highest professional level. For more information about the league, visit website, follow The Summit League on Twitter @thesummitleague and watch the weekly "Inside The Summit League" show at