ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – Tusculum's Caitlin McCullough has been named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Women's Tennis Player of the Week for matches played April 8 through April 14, the Conference announced today.
McCullough, a junior from Belfast, Northern Ireland, went 4-0 on the week, sweeping both singles and doubles play, as she led the No. 16 Pioneers to their first SAC Regular Season Title since 2010. She picked up wins over Lincoln Memorial and Catawba, improving her singles record to 8-2 in conference play. McCullough along with her doubles partner and sister, Annie, extended their doubles match winning streak to 14 last week as well.
This is McCullough's first Player of the Week selection this season.
2018-19 AstroTurf SAC Women's Tennis Players of the Week
Feb. 4 – Yana Fleyer, Queens
Feb. 11 – Brittani Brooks, Tusculum
Feb. 18 – Sanne Janssen, Lenoir-Rhyne
Feb. 25 – Laura Dean, Anderson
Mar. 4 – Michela Verpelli, Wingate
Mar. 11 – Michela Verpelli, Wingate
Mar. 18 – Yana Fleyer, Queens
Mar. 25 – Annie McCullough, Tusculum
Apr. 1 – Annie McCullough, Tusculum
Apr. 8 – Julia Lopez, Tusculum
Apr. 15 – Caitlin McCullough, Tusculum
AstroTurf is an official corporate partner of the South Atlantic Conference and title sponsor of the Conference's Player of the Week awards program.