South Dakota’s Kollarova Earns #SummitWTN Weekly Award

South Dakota’s Kollarova Earns #SummitWTN Weekly Award

ELMHURST, Ill. – South Dakota's Barbora Kollarova was named Summit League Women's Tennis Player of the Week for her performance March 20-26.

BARBORA KOLLAROVA, SOUTH DAKOTA
Sr. // Hlohovec, Slovakia

  • Earned her second-career Player of the Week honor, first this season
  • Recorded a win at No. 2 singles (6-3, 7-6) against Big East foe Creighton (12-5)
  • Improved her singles record to 13-4 on the year
  • Team competed hard, but fell 4-3, to Creighton
  • The Mavericks currently stand atop the league standings with two wins

Also nominated: Hada Chang, Denver; Janelle Wilson, Omaha

Previous recipients: Jan. 23 – Jana Lazarevic, South Dakota; Jan. 30 – Julia O'Loughlin, Denver; Feb. 6 – Bianca Mok, Denver; Feb. 13 – Julia O'Loughlin, Denver; Feb. 20 – Julia O'Loughlin, Denver; Feb. 27 - Julia O'Loughlin, Denver; March 6 – Marie Kapelevich, Omaha; March 13 – Michelle Lo, Omaha; March 20 – Jana Lazarevic, South Dakota


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