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    SEC Women's Tennis Weekly Honors

     

    Player of the Week
    Alexandra Cercone • Florida
    Junior • Seminole, Fla.
     
    • Compiled a combined 3-0 singles and doubles record during the team’s two huge home matches; both singles wins were against nationally-ranked opponents.
    • In the win against Stanford, Cercone upset 10th-ranked Krista Hardebeck, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 and gave Florida its first lead in the match as 3-2.
    • Cercone’s win against 10th-ranked Hardebeck was the highest-ranked opponent she has defeated in her career; Cercone had lost to Hardebeck 6-2, 6-1 on Jan. 18 – just over one month prior to Sunday’s stunning victory.
    • Provided the clinching dual match singles win against Clemson, defeating 57th-ranked Beatirce Gumulya, 7-6 (4), 6-4 for the win.
    • Also against Clemson earned the clinching doubles point victory after the other two matches on court had split results.
     
    Results
    Singles
    2/22     #57 Beatrice Gumulya, Clemson        W 7-6(4), 6-4
    2/24     #10 Krista Hardebeck, Stanford          W 4-6, 6-4, 6-3
     
    Doubles (with Brianna Morgan)
    2/22     Miao/Jeukeng, Clemson         W 8-5
    2/24     Dillon/Hardebeck, Stanford    On serve at 5-6 DNF
     
    Freshman of the Week
    Brianna Morgan • Florida
    Beverly Hills, Calif.
     
    • Compiled a combined 3-0 singles and doubles record during the team’s two huge home matches.
    • Provided the dramatic clinching dual match singles win against Stanford, posting a 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 against 98th-ranked Stacy Tan, the 2011 NCAA Singles Championships runner-up.
    • Her win against Tan was the first time she was involved in the clinching dual match decision.
    • In the win against Clemson, Morgan provided Florida with its first singles victory of the match, helping UF take a 2-1 lead.
    • Also against Clemson earned the clinching doubles point victory after the other two matches on court had split results.
     
    Results
    Singles
    2/22     Romy Kolzer, Clemson            W 6-2, 6-2
    2/24     #98 Stacy Tan, Stanford          W 6-4, 3-6, 6-4
     
    Doubles (with Alexandra Cercone)
    2/22     Miao/Jeukeng, Clemson         W 8-5
    2/24     Dillon/Hardebeck, Stanford    On serve at 5-6 DNF