Purdue's Bernard-Feigenbaum Collects Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week Award




Feb. 20, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Big Ten Athlete of the Week
Tess Bernard-Feigenbaum, Purdue
Fr. – New York, N.Y. – Oak Meadow 

  • Rallied back from a 0-3 third-set deficit to defeat Chrissie McGaffigan (6-2, 6-7 [5-7], 6-4) of No. 19 Notre Dame
  • With the match score tied at 3-3, her bout clinched the 4-3 victory for No. 24 Purdue, which was the highest ranked road win in Boilermaker history
  • Earns the first weekly award of her career
  • Last Purdue Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Jennifer Rabot (March 20, 2012)

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
Feb. 20:      Tess Bernard-Feigenbaum, Fr., PUR