Zhu Named MW Women's Tennis Player Of The Week|
Jan. 24, 2018
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) - UNLV junior Aiwen Zhu earned her first Mountain West Women’s Tennis Player of the Week honor, the league announced Wednesday.
The native of Wuxi, China, did not lose a set in going a combined 4-0 in singles and doubles last weekend to help her team to a pair of wins.
She improved to 12-1 in her collegiate career while playing the No. 1 singles position with straight-set victories over opponents from New Mexico State (Friday) and Weber State (Sunday). Zhu also teamed with En-Pei Huang to win both doubles matches at the top of the lineup.
The Rebels will next be in action Friday when they travel to face No. 11 California as part of the annual ITA Kickoff Weekend.