Fitzgerald is GPAC Player of the Week

Mar 28, 2018 • Athletics

Abby Fitzgerald, a sophomore from Fairmont, Minn., is the Hauff Mid-America Sports/Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) Women’s Tennis Player of the Week for March 19-25.

Fitzgerald went 2-0 at No. 2 singles and combined with Erica Sherman, a senior from Red Oak, Iowa, for a 2-0 record at No. 1 doubles to help lead the Mustangs to a 6-3 victory against Nebraska Wesleyan University and a 5-4 triumph against Sterling College in last Saturday’s triangular in Lincoln, Neb.

Fitzgerald defeated Nebraska Wesleyan’s Torey Kogel 7-5, 6-4 and defeated Sterling’s Kelly Hipp 8-5 to improve her season’s record to 8-5.

Morningside will take a 6-4 record into its GPAC opener against Concordia University on April 7 in Sioux City.