Boston, Mass. (October 3) -- MIT junior women's tennis captain Dora Tzeng (Fremont, Calif.) has been named as the NEWMAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week for her performance in a 3-0 week for the Engineers. This is the second time this season that Tzeng has been named as the league's Singles Player of the Week.
In wins over Clark, Wheaton and Smith, Tzeng picked up a trio of straight-set wins as the Engineers clinched the NEWMAC regular-season championship with an 8-0 record in conference play. After picking up 6-0, 6-2 wins over Clark and Wheaton, Tzeng posted a 6-0, 6-0 win at No. 1 singles vs. Smith as she finishes the regular season at 7-1 in NEWMAC singles play.