Women’s Tennis Player of the Week: Marleen Tilgner, Columbus State

Women’s Tennis Player of the Week:  Marleen Tilgner, Columbus State

Tilgner was unbeaten in two singles and two doubles matches for the Cougars last week.  In a 3-4 loss to #7 Saint Leo, Tilgner beat 40th-ranked Kristyna Jurkova 7-6, 6-2.  She partnered with Beatriz Lopez to beat the #9 doubles team of Jurkova and Nina Furmaniak 6-1.  She then moved up to #1 singles to beat Valdosta State’s Estee Widdershoven 6-0, 6-2 and won in doubles with Lopez 6-1 against Widdershoven and Eva Rivoal. Ranked #25 in singles and #2 in doubles, Tilgner is now 3-0 in both singles and doubles.

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