Mountain West Announces Women's Tennis Player of the Week

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Boise State freshman Hanna Kantenwein has been named Mountain West Women’s Tennis Player of the Week for matches played through Sunday, April 17. It is the first-career MW weekly honor for Kantenwein.  

HANNA KANTENWEIN, BOISE STATE
Freshman, Pforzheim, Germany / TC Wolfsberg Pforzheim
  • Helped lead Boise State to a pair of Conference road victories against Wyoming, 4-3, and Colorado State, 4-2, on April 15 and April 17, respectively. 
  • Went 2-0 at the No. 1 singles position during the weekend. 
  • Rallied for a three-set victory against Wyoming’s Magdalena Stencel to clinch the match for the Broncos who came back from down 3-0 to win 4-3.
  • Defeated Stencel, 7-5, 6-7 (3), 7-6 (3), fending off four match points in the third set before forcing the tiebreaker. 
  • Against Colorado State, knocked off Laia Hernandez Soler in straight sets, 6-4, 6-2.  

2016 MW Women’s Tennis Players of the Week
Jan. 20 - Carol Zi Yang, Jr., UNLV
Jan. 27 - Galina Bykova, Jr., Fresno State
Feb. 3 - Aiwen Zhu, Fr., UNLV
Feb. 10 - Sophie Watts, Sr., Fresno State
Feb. 17 - Ludivine Burguiere, Jr., New Mexico
Feb. 24 - Andrea Leblanc, Jr., New Mexico
March 2 - Mayar Sherif Ahmed, So., Fresno State
March 9 - Mayar Sherif Ahmed, So., Fresno State
March 16 - Carol Zi Yang, Jr., UNLV
March 23 - Aiwen Zhu, Fr., UNLV
March 30 - Carol Zi Yang, Jr., UNLV
April 6 - Claudia Herrero, So., Nevada
April 13 - Mayar Sherif Ahmed, So., Fresno State
April 20 – Hanna Kantenwein, Fr., Boise State

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