September 16, 2013

Laila El Dessouki, Transylvania University, Women's Tennis

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
Players-of-the-Week
Week 1
Olivia Engle, Earlham College
Week 2 Laila El Dessouki, Transylvania University
Week 3 
Week 4
Week 5
Week 6