This is the second consecutive weekly award for the Lady Demons after Polina Mutel earned the honor last week. The Lady Demons (8-5, 4-0 SLC) remained undefeated in the Southland season, earning a tight 4-3 win over McNeese (7-2, 3-1 SLC) on the road Friday and shutting out Nicholls (8-4, 1-2 SLC) 7-0 Monday in Thibodeaux. Northwestern State hosts Southeastern Louisiana (3-7, 0-2 SLC) on Saturday and New Orleans (6-5, 1-1 SLC) on Sunday. Both matches are slated for 11 a.m. CT starts. Women’s Tennis Player of the Week – Ela Iwaniuk, Northwestern State – So. – Konarskie, Poland Honorable Mention: Trang Dao, New Orleans; Sarah Jurakova, McNeese; Sahaja Yamalapalli, Sam Houston State; Luna Dormet, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. Iwaniuk partnered with Emilija Dancetovic to clinch the doubles match point against the Cowgirls with a 6-2 win at the No. 3 slot. They then eased to a 6-0 victory in Monday’s match against the Colonels. In singles play, the sophomore from Konarskie, Poland, earned the first singles point for the team in a 6-2, 6-3 win over Marija Mastilovic at the No. 4 slot. She was a straight set victor on Monday, winning 6-2, 6-3. FRISCO, Texas – Northwestern State’s Ela Iwaniuk is the Southland Conference Player of the Week, the league announced Tuesday. Southland Conference Players of the Week are presented by UniversalCoin.com. Southland weekly award winners are nominated and voted upon by each school’s sports information director. Voting for one’s own athlete is not permitted. To earn honorable mention, a student-athlete must appear on at least 25 percent of ballots.