Maryland Claims Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week Honor

April 18, 2017

Athlete of the Week

Ekaterina Tour, Maryland

Jr. - Tel Aviv, Israel

  • Went 2-0 on the weekend to lead the Terrapins to a program-record 14 wins in a single season
  • Picked up a victory at the No. 2 singles position, defeating Ksenjia Tijomirova (6-3, 6-1) of Rutgers
  • Combined with Caroline Williams at the No. 2 doubles position to defeat Rutgers’ pair of Chloe Lee and Ksenjia Tihomirova (6-1)
  • The Academic All-Big Ten honoree earns the first weekly award of her career
  • Last Maryland Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Alexandra Stanova (March 15, 2016)

2017 Big Ten Athletes of the Week

Jan. 17: Kate Fahey, So., MICH

Jan. 24: Madison Appel, So., IND

Jan. 31: Brienne Minor, So., MICH

Feb. 7: Gabriella De Santis, Sr., OSU

Feb. 14: Brienne Minor, So., MICH

Feb. 21: Francesca Di Lorenzo, So., OSU

Feb. 28: Elise van Heuvelen, Fr., IOWA

March 7: Francesca Di Lorenzo, So., OSU

March 14: Louise Kwong, Sr., ILL

March 21: Alexis Casati, Sr., ILL

March 28: Louise Kwong, Sr., ILL

April 4: Anna Sanford, Jr., OSU

April 11: Maddie Lipp, Jr., NU

April 18: Ekaterina Tour, Jr., MD