Junior Michelle Tuma named OAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week
By Tim Glon
ADA — Ohio Northern junior Michelle Tuma was named the Ohio Athletic Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week for the week of April 8-14.
Tuma went 3-1 at No. 1 singles and was 4-0 at No. 1 doubles, leading the Polar Bears (20-4 overall, 6-0 OAC) to four victories last week.
She also became the ninth player in ONU women's tennis history to win 100 career matches, reaching the milestone with a victory at No. 1 doubles on Saturday in an 8-1 win at Mount Union.
In her career, Tuma is 45-44 in singles, 57-37 in doubles and is 101-81 overall.
This season, Tuma is 16-13 in singles, a team-best 21-10 in doubles and 37-23 overall.
A two-time First Team All-Conference honoree, this marks the first time in her career that she has been named OAC Player of the Week.
The Polar Bears will return to action on Saturday at 1 pm at Baldwin Wallace.