ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – Queens' Carlotta Nassi has been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week for matches played Mar. 6th-Mar. 12th, the League announced today.
Nassi, a junior from Livorno, Italy, led Queens to two victories last week coming against Johnson C. Smith and Saint Joseph's. Playing against Johnson C. Smith, Nassi defeated her opponent in the top flight 6-1, 6-0. Then, against D-I opponent Saint Joseph's, she and teammate Ana Bolson claimed Queens' lone doubles victory at the No. 2 doubles position. She then defeated Claire Minnoe 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (7-2) as the Royal's claimed an impressive victory. The honor marks her first Player of the Week selection this season.
2017 AstroTurf SAC Women's Tennis Players of the Week
Feb. 5 – Sara Kalkenova, Lenoir-Rhyne
Feb. 12 – Elizabeth Williamson, Newberry
Feb. 19 – Elena Pellegrini, Wingate
Feb. 26 – Claudia De Andreis, Wingate
Mar. 6 – Elizabeth Williamson, Newberry
Mar. 13 – Carlotta Nassi, Queens