MACON, Ga. – Stetson senior Diana Bukajeva was named Atlantic Sun Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week for her performance against Florida International this past weekend, as announced by the league office on Wednesday.
Bukajeva earned her fourth career A-Sun Player of the Week award after leading the Hatters to their first ever win over FIU in women’s tennis.
The senior won 6-1 at the number one doubles position to earn Stetson the first point of the match on Sunday. She then came back from a 5-0 deficit at number one singles to win in straight sets, 6-4, 7-5, extending her singles winning streak to eight matches.
Stetson is now 2-1 on the season and will next compete at Embry-Riddle on Sunday. The Hatters and the Eagles are scheduled to begin at 12:00 p.m. from Daytona Beach.