Pac-12 Tennis Players of the Week – April 5, 2022

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MAN TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Jonas Ziverts, Sr., ARIZONA (Stockholm, Sweden)

  • Playing at No. 1 in singles, the 71st-ranked Ziverts beat No. 2 Arthur Fery in straight sets (7-6 (8-6), 7-6 (7-4)) to lead the Arizona to a win over No. 14 Stanford (4-2) for the second time in program history.
  • Playing alongside Herman Hoeyeraal on the best doubles ground, beat the No. 48 Stanford duo of Arthur Fery and Axel Geller (6-2) en route to the Wildcats taking the doubles point.
  • Later in the weekend, Ziverts and Hoeyeraal swept Yuta Kikuchi and Carl Overbeck (6-0), California’s No. 28-ranked doubles pair, on the first court to help Arizona to a 4- 1 against No. 42 California and remain undefeated and in first place in the Pac-12 standings (17-5, 4-0).

ALSO NOMINATED: Peter Makk, USC; Jack Davis, WASH.

FEMALE TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Giulia Morlet, So., ARIZONA STATE (Paris, France)

  • Defeated two nationally ranked singles opponents to help Arizona State eliminate 12th-placed California (4-3) and 17th-placed Stanford (4-2) in the same season for the first time in league history program.
  • After giving up the doubles point to the Golden Bears, Morlet scored a critical singles point with a second-set tiebreaker victory over No. 101 Haley Giavara (6-2, 7-6) on the first court. to tie the match 3-3.
  • Morlet teamed up with Sedona Gallagher to set the tone against the Cardinal with a 6-1 victory over Valencia Xu and Alexandra Yepifanova in doubles on the second court.
  • In singles action, Morlet edged Stanford with a 7-5, 6-4 win over 13th-placed Connie Ma.

ALSO NOMINEES: Sophie Luescher, ORE; Elise Wagle, UCLA; Grace Piper, USC.

PAC-12 MEN’S AND WOMEN’S TENNIS PLAYERS OF THE WEEK 2022

Week of Men’s Women’s
January 25 Fabien Salle, State of Arizona Jessica Alsola, California
February 1st Franco Capalbo, Utah Nika Zupancic, Washington
February 8 Jonas Ziverts, Arizona Lexi Ryngler, Arizona
February 16 Murphy Cassone, Arizona State Anastasia Goncharova, Utah
February 22 Peter Makk, USC Connie Ma, Stanford
1st of March Clement Chidekh, Washington Forbes Abbey, UCLA
8 March Clement Chidekh, Washington Sarah-Maude Fortin, Washington
March 15 Yuta Kikuchi, California Eryn Cayetano, USC
March 24 Stefan Dostanic, USC Connie Ma, Stanford
March 29 Alexander Hoogmartens, UCLA Katja Wiersholm, California
March 24 Stefan Dostanic, USC Connie Ma, Stanford
April 5 Jonas Ziverts, Arizona Giulia Morlet, Arizona State
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