Transylvania University’s Laila El Dessouki (Cairo, Egypt/German School of Cairo) finished the week 4-0 as the Pioneers opened the 2013 season 2-0 and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week.
The freshman earned a 6-0, 6-1 win at No. 2 singles and an 8-6 win at No. 1 doubles in TU’s 6-3 win over Manchester. In Monday’s 8-1 win at Thomas More, El Dessouki won 6-0, 6-0 at No. 2 singles and earned an 8-1 triumph at the top doubles position.
Transylvania (2-0, 1-0 HCAC) is scheduled to face Franklin and Rose-Hulman this week.
|HCAC Women's Tennis
||Olivia Engle, Earlham College
|Week 2||Laila El Dessouki, Transylvania University|