Northwestern's Corning Collects Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week Award

March 27, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Big Ten Athlete of the Week
Veronica Corning, Northwestern
Jr. – Beverly, Mass. – Pingree School   

  • Defeated No. 23 Whitney Kay (7-5, 4-6, 6-4) of No. 1 North Carolina in the No. 3 singles slot to give the Tar Heel her first singles loss of the season
  • The win earned the junior her 10th singles victory on the year
  • Teamed with Alicia Barnett to down Tessa Lyons and Lauren McHale (8-4) in the No. 3 doubles position
  • Earns the first weekly award of her career
  • Last Northwestern Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Kate Turvy (April 10, 2012)