CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Sophomore Laura Birky (Cedar Rapids, Iowa/Xavier) has been named the Iowa Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week.
Birky was a perfect 6-0 last week, helping the Kohawks to their 20th consecutive regular season win over an Iowa Conference opponent. In singles, she posted a 6-1, 6-1 win over Cornell's Anne Seng at number three singles and victories over Central's Ashlyn Huegel (6-0, 6-4) and Luther's Caroline Treis (1-6, 6-2, 1-0 ) at number four singles. She also paired with Sarah Lasecki at number two doubles for wins over Cornell (8-1), Central (8-5) and Luther (8-6).
The Kohawks return to action on Wednesday, as they host Wartburg. The match is scheduled to start at 3:30 p.m. at Clark Racquet Center.