ELMHURST, Ill. – Oral Roberts' Andrada Gordan was named The Summit League's Women's Tennis Player of the Week following her performance Feb. 24-March 2.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Andrada Gordan, Oral Roberts
Fr. // Brasov, Romania
Gordan earned her first career Player of the Week honor after leading Oral Roberts to a league victory over nationally-ranked South Dakota. Facing Rymma Maslova at No. 1 singles, Gordan scored a straight-set victory (2 and 4) to help the Golden Eagles to a 4-3 win over the ITA's No. 72 ranked team. In doubles play, Gordan teamed with Ximena Puentes for an 8-2 win.
Also nominated: Mayu Sato, Fort Wayne; Bobbi Modesto, IUPUI; Milica Pavlovic, South Dakota.
Previous recipients: Jan. 27 – Mayu Sato, Fort Wayne; Feb. 3 – Gracia Mboko, Denver; Feb. 10 – Sara Sherif, Fort Wayne; Feb. 17 – Valeriia Lavrenchuk, IUPUI; Feb. 24 – Jacqueline Baude, Omaha.
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In its fourth decade of Division I athletics, The Summit League offers 19 championship sports and has a combined enrollment of over 120,000 at nine institutions, including four located in top 60 U.S. metro populations and two land-grant universities. Member institutions include: Denver (University of Denver), Fort Wayne (Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne), IUPUI (Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis), North Dakota State University, Omaha (University of Nebraska Omaha), Oral Roberts University, the University of South Dakota, South Dakota State University and Western Illinois University. Previously known as the Mid-Continent Conference, The Summit League rebranded in 2007 and has since produced eight NCAA Champions along with over 65 All-Americans, 60 Academic All-America selections and numerous former student-athletes competing at the highest professional level. For more information about the league and to "See The Summit", visit www.thesummitleague.org, follow on Twitter@thesummitleague, download The Summit League's Front Row app, and watch the weekly "Inside The Summit League" show at www.thesummitleague.org/itsl.