Monday, September 26, 2022

(yumacs.com) Yeshiva University women’s tennis standout Shira Adler was named the Skyline Conference Rookie of the Week on Tuesday morning.

Adler led the Maccabees to two wins this past week, including a thrilling 5-4 league victory over Mount Saint Mary College last Tuesday. During the victory over the Knights, the Teaneck native teamed up with fellow newcomer Micka Mimoun to win at No. 2 doubles, 8-3. Adler also led off singles play with a victory at the third position, 6-2, 6-1. Her two-court victories made the difference in Yeshiva securing the key conference win.

In Yeshiva’s convincing 7-2 non-conference road victory over Lehman College, this past Sunday, Adler won the third singles flight, 6-2, 6-1. Earlier that afternoon, she teamed up with junior Liana Friedman to dominate at No. 2 doubles, 8-1.

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