Women's Tennis

Nancy Benda Selected MIAA Women's Tennis Player Of The Week

Hope College's Nancy Benda has been chosen the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Women's Tennis Player of The Week for matches played March 13-19.

The senior from Birmingham, Michigan (Seaholm HS) won singles and doubles matches to help the 23rd-ranked Flying Dutch beat Edgewood, Wisconsin 9-0 on Saturday in Orlando, Florida.

At No. 1 singles, Benda topped Alicia Picard 6-1, 6-0.

At No. 1 doubles, Benda paired with freshman Quincey Glupker of Grandville, Michigan (Grandville) for an 8-1 victory against Picard and Alyssa Carew.

This is the second time in her career and the first time this season Benda has earned the MIAA weekly recognition.

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