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Bellingham tennis player selected WIAA Athlete of the Week

Bellingham's Ellie Iwersen returns a shot during a 2014 match. Iwersen was selected Athlete of the Week by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association.
Bellingham's Ellie Iwersen returns a shot during a 2014 match. Iwersen was selected Athlete of the Week by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association. pdwyer@bhamherald.com

Bellingham junior tennis player Ellie Iwersen has been selected the Class 2A Girls’ Athlete of the Week by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association, according to a press release.

Iwersen came back to win her No. 1 singles match over Sedro-Woolley’s Kassidee Beuse, 2-6, 6-4, 6-4, on Friday, April 15.

She becomes the fourth Whatcom County student-athlete to earn Athlete of the Week honors this spring, joining Sehome baseball’s Felix Zavisubin, Bellingham softball’s Eliza Rossman and Squalicum soccer’s Tyler Hughes.

The Bellingham Herald

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