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Pac-12 Tennis Players of The Week - April 19, 2022

Apr 19, 2022

MEN’S TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Stefan Dostanic, Jr., USC (Irvine, Calif.)

  • Totaled three top-court wins in No. 15 USC's victories over No. 22 San Diego (4-0) and No. 32 Utah (4-1).
  • Partnered with Bradley Frye, the 12th-ranked duo claimed victories over pair of ranked doubles teams to help Trojans take doubles point against Toreros and Utes.
  • Recorded doubles wins over USD's No. 9 pair of August Holmgren and Guilherme Osorio (6-2) and Utah's No. 33 duo of Geronimo Busleiman and Franco Capalbo (6-4).
  • Earned his 16th straight and 34th singles win of the season with victory over Utah's No. 111 Capalbo (6-2, 1-0 ret.), forced a three-set suspended battle against USD's fifth-ranked August Holmgren (3-6, 6-2, 1-2 susp.).
  • His 34 singles wins are the most in a season by a Trojan since Daniel Cukierman finished with 34 during the 2018-19 season. 

ALSO NOMINATED: Gustaf Strom, ARIZ; Arthur Fery, STAN; Francisco Bastias, UTAH.

WOMEN’S TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Haley Giavara, Jr., CALIFORNIA (San Diego, Calif.)

  • Won in singles and doubles to lead No. 7 California to a 5-2 win over rival No. 17 Stanford and secure the Pac-12 regular-season championship and top seed in this week's Pac-12 Championship. 
  • In singles, the 97th-ranked Giavara swept the Cardinal's 19th-ranked Connie Ma (6-1, 6-0). 
  • Partnered with Hannah Viller Moeller, the duo defeated Sara Choy and Alexandra Yepifanova (6-3) to clinch the doubles point.

ALSO NOMINATED: Midori Castillo-Meza, ARIZ; Salma Ewing, USC; Linda Huang, UTAH; Hikaru Sato, WASH; Fifa Kumhom, WSU.

2022 PAC-12 MEN'S & WOMEN'S TENNIS PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

 Week of Men's Women's
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
Feb. 16 Murphy Cassone, Arizona State Anastasia Goncharova, Utah
Feb. 22 Peter Makk, USC Connie Ma, Stanford
March 1 Clement Chidekh, Washington Abbey Forbes, UCLA
March 8 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
March 24 Stefan Dostanic, USC Connie Ma, Stanford
April 5 Jonas Ziverts, Arizona Giulia Morlet, Arizona State
April 12 Clement Chidekh, Washington Michaela Bayerlova, Washington State
April 19 Stefan Dostanic, USC Haley Giavara, California