Michigan's Bolender Earns Weekly Women's Tennis Laurel
April 19, 2011
Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week
Brooke Bolender reels in her second Big Ten Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week honor after leading No. 10 Michigan to back-to-back 7-0 sweeps over Illinois and Iowa. Bolender, ranked 87th in the country in singles, won matches at No. 2 singles against No. 110 Rachael White of Illinois (6-2, 7-5) and Jessica Young of Iowa (6-0, 6-2). She and Denise Muresan paired to pick up two wins at No. 1 doubles. The ninth-ranked duo in the nation defeated 25th-ranked White and Allison Falkin of Illinois, 8-4, and 24th-ranked Young and Sonja Molnar of Iowa, 8-2.
Last Michigan Athlete of the Week: Denise Muresan (March 29, 2011)
2011 Big Ten Women's Tennis Athletes of the Week