Northwestern's Corning Named Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week




Big Ten Athlete of the Week
Veronica Corning, Northwestern
Sr. – Beverly, Mass. – Pingree School

  • Posted a pair of straight-set singles wins over opponents ranked in the top 60 to lead Northwestern to the upcoming ITA National Team Indoor Championships
  • Defeated No. 59 Kanyapat Narattana of Oklahoma State (6-1, 6-1) and No. 50 Stephanie Vlad of Arizona State (6-3, 6-2)
  • Teamed with Alicia Barnett to claim a 6-4 victory over Leighann Sahagun and Joanna Smith of Arizona State in her only completed doubles match
  • Earns the second weekly award of her career and first since March 27, 2013
  • Last Northwestern Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Lok Sze Leung (Jan. 21, 2014)

2014 Big Ten Athletes of the Week
Jan. 21:                 Lok Sze Leung, Jr., NU
Jan. 29:                 Veronica Corning, Sr., NU