Oct. 2, 2012
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Notre Dame junior Britney Sanders (Ontario, Calif.) has been named the BIG EAST Women's Tennis Player of the Month, the conference office announced Tuesday.
Sanders, ranked No. 98 in the fall ITA singles rankings, posted a 3-0 record in the first singles flight at the adidas Hoosier Classic last weekend. Sanders defeated Indiana's Katie Klyzcek 6-0, 6-1, Purdue's Daniela Vidal 6-1, 6-3, and upset No. 50 Leslie Hureau (Indiana) 6-0, 7-5.
Paired with primary partner Julie Sabacinski (Plantation, Fla.), Sanders won each match she played in doubles play. The No. 36 ranked team in the fall ITA rankings went a perfect 4-0 to win the adidas Hoosier Classic doubles flight.