Northwestern Earns Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week Award
Jan. 30, 2018


Northwestern Earns Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week Award

Wildcats’ Maddie Lipp claims weekly conference honor

 

Athlete of the Week

Maddie Lipp, Northwestern
Sr. – Lake Forest, Ill. – Lake Forest

  • Won two singles matches and a doubles match in a 1-1 week for the Wildcats against Top 25 competition
  • Defeated Mami Adachi of 21st-ranked Kentucky in the No. 3 singles position by a 6-3, 6-4 score to help Northwestern claim a 4-0 win
  • Clinched the doubles point at the No. 1 position with Erin Larner, posting a 7-5 win vs. the seventh-ranked duo of Jada Hart and Ena Shibahara of UCLA
  • Followed the doubles win with a 6-3, 6-4 win in the No. 3 singles slot against No. 100-ranked Terri Fleming (UCLA), which gave Northwestern a 3-1 advantage in the team score
  • Earns her third Athlete of the Week award of her career
  • Last Northwestern Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Maddie Lipp (April 26, 2016)

 

 

2018 Big Ten Athletes of the Week

Jan. 24: Jaci Cochrane, So., RU

Jan. 30: Maddie Lipp, Sr., NU