Pac-12 Tennis Players of the Week – March 29, 2022


MAN TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Alexander Hoogmartens, Fr., UCLA (Beersel, Belgium)

  • In his first career appearances on the best singles court, Hoogmartens beat No. 102 Yuta Kikuchi of No. 27 California (2-6, 6-2, 6-2) and No. 2 Arthur Fery of Stanford , 13th (6-3, 6-1).
  • Extended his winning streak to six consecutive singles matches since Feb. 13.
  • Playing alongside Bryce Pereira on the second doubles court, the pair beat Stanford’s Tomas Kopczynski and Timothy Sah 6-3 to clinch a doubles point.
  • After last week’s games, he’s 5-1 against nationally ranked singles opponents this season and was undefeated at home as UCLA tied No. 27 and No. 13 California. Stanford.

ALSO NOMINEES: Jonas Ziverts, ARIZ; Axel Geller, STAN; Stefan Dostanic, USC, Geronimo Espin Busleiman, UTAH; Han-Chih Lin, WASH.

FEMALE TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Katja Wiersholm, Fr., CA (Kirkland, Washington)

  • Wiersholm won singles and doubles matches against nationally ranked opponents to help No. 14 California to a 4-3 victory over No. 17 USC in a Pac-12 battle on Saturday.
  • Ranked 122nd in singles, Wiersholm defeated 77th-placed Snow Han (6-4, 6-3) to remain undefeated at 17-0.
  • In doubles, the 29th-ranked pair of Wiersholm and Jessica Alsola beat 64th-ranked Trojans duo Eryn Cayetano and Grace Piper 6-3 to clinch the doubles point.

ALSO NOMINEES: Lexi Ryngler, ARIZ; Karin Young, ORE.


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

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