Wisconsin's Stracar Named Women's Tennis Athlete of the Week

Nov. 9, 2011

Athlete of the Week

Nicky Stracar, Wisconsin
So. – Jericho, N.Y. – Jericho

  • Registered 3-0 singles and 3-0 doubles records over the weekend at the Michigan State Green and White Invite
  • Topped Michigan State’s Valentina Rusakova (6-2, 7-5), Eastern Michigan’s Nino Mebuke (6-2, 6-2) and Ball State’s Courtney Wild (6-2, 6-0) to claim the singles title
  • Paired with Alaina Trgovich to defeat teams from Ball State (8-2), Eastern Michigan (8-0) and Bowling Green (8-3) to capture the doubles crown
  • Earns the first weekly award of her career
  • Last Wisconsin Women’s Tennis Athlete of the Week: Emese Kardhordo (Jan. 30, 2008)


2011-12 Big Ten Women’s Tennis Athletes of the Week

Sept. 14:
Janine Weinreich, Jr., NEB

Sept. 21:
Shelby Talcott, Fr., IOWA

Sept. 28:
Petra Januskova, Jr., PSU

Oct. 6:
Linda Abu Mushrefova, Jr., NU

Oct 12:
Noelle Malley, So., OSU

Oct 19:
Sam Critser, So., MICH

Oct. 26:
Emina Bektas, Fr., MICH

Nov. 9:
Nicky Stracar, So., WIS