Scholar-Athletes of the Week (April 8-14)

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April 15, 2013

NIU Scholar-Athletes of the Week (April 8-14)

Dor Amir

Jenny Niemiec

MALE RECIPIENT FEMALE RECIPIENT
Sport: Men's Tennis Sport: Women's Golf
Year: RS Sophomore Year: Junior
GPA: 3.431 GPA: 3.038
Major: Business Administration Major: Corporate Communications
Week's Achievements: Amir finished the weekend flawlessly in singles play with wins at Detroit-Mercy and another against Mid-American Conference foe Toledo. The Huskie opened the weekend with a straight-set victory at No. 1 by defeating Titan Mike Basha, 6-2, 6-3, and followed up with a huge comeback win, 0-6, 6-4, 6-0, against the Rockets Grant Adams at No. 2 to help lift NIU over Toledo in the match, 6-1. Overall Amir finished 2-2 this weekend with two wins in singles and two losses in doubles. Week's Achievements: Niemiec climbed 17 spots up the leaderboard by cutting nine strokes from her first round score to post a top-10 finish. Niemiec shot a second sound 74 and finished the tournament with a 157 good enough for eighth place to lead the way for NIU's fifth-place finish at the Delores Black Falcon Invitational hosted by Bowling Green.
Previous Honorees
Week of August 27-September 2

Nabal Jefferson

Sarah Angelos

Week of September 3-9

Ryan Neir

Courtney Oldenburg

Week of September 10-16

Nick Schiavi

Courtney Ksiazek

Week of September 17-23

Alan Baxter

Amy Carr

Week of September 24-30

Jason Schepler

MacKenzie Roddy

Week of October 1-7

Dor Amir

Sarah Angelos

Week of October 8-14

Courtney Stephen

Emily Paschke

Week of October 15-21

Nick Huggins

Mary Malkin

Week of October 22-28

Matt Krempel

Courtney Ksiazek

Week of October 29-November 4

Dominique Ware

Mary Kurisch

Week of November 5-11

Mike Mascitti

Mary Kurisch

Week of November 12-18

Alan Baxter

MacKenzie Roddy

Week of November 19-25

Luke Eakes

Meghan Romo

Week of November 26-December 2

Nabal Jefferson

Amanda Corral

Week of December 3-9

Nick Smith

Amanda Corral

Week of December 31-January 6

Ryan Neir

Week of January 7-13

Nick Smith

Sidra Sherrill

Week of January 21-27

Dor Amir

Nelle Youel

Week of January 28-February 3

Dor Amir

Natalie Sutter

Week of February 4-10

Ashley Sneed

Week of February 11-17

Nick Smith

Kim Gotlund

Week of February 18-24

Eli Anderson

Nicole Gremillion

Week of February 25-March 3

Alex Klonowski

Nelle Youel

Week of March 4-10

Frederic Cadieux

Megan Melendez

Week of March 11-17

Alex Klonowski

Jamie Burr

Week of March 18-24

Eli Anderson

Natalie Sutter

Week of March 25-31

Alex Klonowski

Amanda Sheppard

Week of April 1-7

Frederic Cadieux

Sidra Sherrill