Nebraska's Weatherholt Collects Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week Award




Feb. 13, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Big Ten Athlete of the Week
Mary Weatherholt, Nebraska
Sr. - Prairie Village, Kansas - Shawnee Mission South 

  • Did not lose a set to help No. 17 Nebraska defeat No. 15 Baylor (4-1) and No. 21 Vanderbilt (4-3)
  • Downed No. 16 Ema Burgic of Baylor (6-1, 7-5), Lauren Mira of Vanderbilt (6-1, 6-4) and Monique Albuqerque (6-2, 7-6) of No. 10 Miami in No. 1 singles play
  • Bested Mira and Courtney Colton of Vanderbilt (8-5) and Lina Lileikite and Stephanie Wagner (8-7 [7-5]) of Miami in No. 1 doubles action
  • Earns her third career weekly award and second this season
  • Last Nebraska Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week: Mary Weatherholt (Jan. 30, 2013)

2013 Big Ten Athletes of the Week

Jan. 15:      Alecia Kauss, So., IND
Jan. 23:      Sarah Lee, So., MICH
Jan. 30:      Mary Weatherholt, Sr., NEB
Feb. 6:        Ronit Yurovsky, Fr., MICH
Feb. 13:      Mary Weatherholt, Sr., NEB