MEN’S TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Clement Chidekh, Jr., WASHINGTON (Lyon, France)
- Earned the decisive victory in Washington’s Pac-12 opener on the road at Oregon, ranked 52nd.
- He came back from a set to beat Oregon’s 81st-ranked Joshua Charlton, winning the last five straight to take the win (4-6, 6-4, 6-2).
- Also picked up the doubles point partnered with teammate Nedim Suko as the pair came from 2-5 down to win a tiebreaker with the doubles point on the line (7-6(5)).
ALSO NOMINATED: Ryder Jackson, USC; Francisco Bastias, Utah.
FEMALE TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Sarah-Maude Fortin, So., WASHINGTON (Montreal, Canada)
- Helped lead the Huskies to their first desert road trip sweep since 2004 and a 2-0 start to the Pac-12 game.
- The Huskies upset 17th-ranked Arizona State on Friday, which ended up Fortin’s game in a 3-3 tie she went through with the last two games for a 6-3, 5 win. -7, 6-4.
- The following day, Fortin again played a key role in a 4-3 victory for the Huskies over Arizona, as her three-set victory over Kayla Wilkins put the Huskies ahead, 3-2, in the match.
ALSO NOMINATED: Katja Wiersholm, California; Sasha Vagramov, UCLA; Snow Han, USC; Linda Huang, Utah.
PAC-12 MEN’S AND WOMEN’S TENNIS PLAYERS OF THE WEEK 2022
|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|