Pac-12 Tennis Players of the Week – March 8, 2022

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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

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
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