Pac-12 Tennis Players of the Week – March 15, 2022

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MEN’S TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Yuta Kikuchi, Sr., CALIFORNIA (Yahaba, Japan)

  • For the second game in a row, No. 91-ranked Yuta Kikuchi earned the Golden Bear victory as No. 43 California upset No. 22 Utah 5-2 in the final match. opening of the Bears Pac-12 conference.
  • Playing No. 1 in singles, he also earned California’s 5-2 home win over Santa Clara on Friday.
  • Against Santa Clara, the senior Golden Bear beat Arthur Neuhaus, 6-4, 6-1, on the first singles court.
  • On Sunday, Kikuchi bounced back from a first-set loss to defeat Franco Capalbo, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1, on the first court.

ALSO NOMINATED: Gustaf Strom, ARIZ; Fabien Salle, USS; Arthur Fery, STAN; Stefan Dostanic, USC; Geronimo Espin busleiman, UTAH; Clement Chidekh, WASH.

FEMALE TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Eryn Cayetano, Jr., USC (Long Beach, Calif.)

  • Playing second in singles, sixth-ranked Cayetano had three individual wins for the 20th-ranked Trojans, helping to defeat Arizona State (4-1), Arizona (4-0) and Hawaii Pacific (4-0) . ) in less than 48 hours.
  • Playing doubles No. 1 against Arizona State’s 56th-placed Patricija Spaka and Domenika Turkovic, 49th-placed Eryn Cayetano and Grace Piper earned a 6-2 win on center court to help the Trojans to a 4-1 victory over KNEW.
  • Won the doubles point against Arizona partnered with Daniella Willson, as they defeated the Wildcats duo of Midori Castillo-Meza and Kayla Wilkins.
  • Won game for USC against Arizona, beating Lexi Ryngler 6-1, 2-6, 6-3.

ALSO NOMINATED: Elysia Bolton, UCLA; Madison Tattini, UTAH; Sarah-Maude Fortin, WASH; Savane Ly-Nguyen, WSU.

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
March 1 Clement Chidekh, Washington Forbes Abbey, UCLA
8 March Clement Chidekh, Washington Sarah-Maude Fortin, Washington
March 15 Yuta Kikuchi, California Eryn Cayetano, USC
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