Pac-12 Tennis Players of The Week - Feb. 8, 2022
MEN’S TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Jonas Ziverts, Sr., ARIZONA (Solna, Sweden)
- Playing at the No. 1 singles position against the University of San Diego, Arizona’s senior captain defeated the No. 1 ranked singles player August Holmgren in three sets (4-6, 6-4, 6-4).
- Ziverts started the third set against Holmgren with a 4-1 lead then broke Holmgren at 5-4 to win the match.
- The senior captain contributed to the Cats' five singles points to clinch the win against USD 5-2.
ALSO NOMINATED: Max Basing, Stanford; Francisco Bastias, Utah; Ewen Lumsden, Washington.
WOMEN’S TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Lexi Ryngler, Jr., ARIZONA (Calabasas, Calif.)
- Won trio of singles and doubles matches to help Arizona to three dual-match victories.
- The junior helped the Wildcats to pair of 7-0 dual sweeps on Monday with a No. 3 singles win over New Mexico State's Mingfang Zhu (6-3, 6-1) and No. 4 court win over UTEP’s Thassane Abrahim (6-3, 6-2).
- Added a No. 1 doubles win versus the Miners and No. 3 doubles triumph against the Aggies.
- On Saturday, Ryngler defeated Nnena Nadozie (6-1, 6-1) on court No. 3 and added a second-flight doubles victory to help the Wildcats to a 4-2 victory and deal San Diego State its first loss of the spring season.
ALSO NOMINATED: Alexandra Yepifanova, Stanford; Anastasia Goncharova, Utah; Vanessa Wong, Washington.
2022 PAC-12 MEN'S & WOMEN'S TENNIS PLAYERS OF THE WEEK
|Jan. 25||Fabien Salle, Arizona State||Jessica Alsola, California|
|Feb. 1||Franco Capalbo, Utah||Nika Zupancic, Washington|
|Feb. 8||Jonas Ziverts, Arizona||Lexi Ryngler, Arizona|