Michigan's Bektas Collects Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week Award




Feb. 27, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

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

  • Posted victories over two top-30 opponents to help No. 12 Michigan defeat No. 14 Texas (5-2)
  • Bested No. 29 Aeriel Ellis (6-1, 7-5) in the No. 1 singles slot to secure the team victory
  • Teamed with Brooke Bolender to down No. 24 Breaunna Addison and Noel Scott (8-2) in No. 1 doubles play
  • Earns the fifth weekly award of her career and first of the season
  • Last Michigan Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Ronit Yurovsky (Feb. 6, 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
Feb. 20:      Tess Bernard-Feigenbaum, Fr., PUR
Feb. 27:      Emina Bektas, So., MICH