Michigan's Bektas Earns Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week Honor

Big Ten Athlete of the Week
Emina Bektas, Michigan
Jr. – Indianapolis, Ind. – New Braunfels

  • Extended her singles winning streak to eight matches, knocking off three ranked opponents at the ITA National Team Indoor Championship
  • Defeated No. 3 Beatrice Capra of Duke (6-2, 7-6), No. 74 Yana Koroleva of Clemson (6-4, 6-4) and No. 64 Kelsey Laurente of Miami (4-6, 6-1, 12-10) at the No. 1 singles position
  • Teamed with Brooke Bolender to claim a 6-2 victory over No. 29 Monique Albuquerque and Clementina Riobueno of Miami in the No. 1 doubles flight
  • Earns her eighth career and second consecutive weekly award
  • Last Michigan Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Emina Bektas (Feb. 4, 2014)

2014 Big Ten Athletes of the Week
Jan. 21:                 Lok Sze Leung, Jr., NU
Jan. 28:                 Veronica Corning, Sr., NU
Feb. 4:                  Emina Bektas, Jr., MICH
Feb. 11:                Emina Bektas, Jr., MICH