Indiana's Chupa Earns Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week Award




April 3, 2013

Park Ridge, Ill. -

Big Ten Athlete of the Week
Carolyn Chupa, Indiana
So. – Bradenton, Fla. – Manatee 

  • Went 2-0 in singles play to help No. 40 Indiana defeat Michigan State (7-0) and No. 10 Michigan (5-2)
  • Bested Emily Meyers (6-3, 2-6, 6-2) of Michigan State and No. 76 Sarah Lee (6-2, 2-6, 7-6 [4]) of Michigan in the No. 3 singles slot
  • Won her fifth singles match in a row and improved to 2-0 against ranked opponents on the year
  • Teamed with Leslie Hureau to down the Spartans’ Marina Bohrer and Catherine Parenteau (8-1) in No. 1 doubles play
  • Earns the first weekly award of her career
  • Last Indiana Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Katie Klyczek (March 20, 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
March 6:     Ronit Yurovsky, Fr., MICH
March 13:   Mary Weatherholt, Sr., NEB
March 20:   Katie Klyczek, So., IND
March 27:   Veronica Corning, Jr., NU
April 3:        Carolyn Chupa, So., IND