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    SEC Women's Tennis Weekly Honors

     

    Player of the Week
    Dominika Kanakova  • South Carolina
    Junior • Frydek-Mistek, Czech Republic
     
    • Helped the Gamecocks record their top victory of the season in beating No. 18 Auburn with wins in singles and doubles.
    • Clinched the doubles point with Jaklin Alawi versus Auburn to snap the Tigers’ streak of 15 consecutive doubles point wins.
    • Scored the third point of the Auburn match to put the Gamecocks within one of clinching.
    • Kanakova and Alawi, who are unranked, stunned sixth-ranked Macfarlane and Guarachi of Alabama to help the Gamecocks earn the doubles point.
    • Guarachi and Macfarlane are the highest ranked duo Kanakova has beaten in her doubles career.
    • The win over Guarachi and Macfarlane also marked the highest ranked doubles team a Gamecock duo has beaten since Dijana Stojic and Ana Marija Zubori topped sixth-ranked Nadja Gilchrist and Chelsey Gullickson of Georgia in the quarterfinals of the 2010 SEC Tournament.
     
    Results
    Singles
    3/22     Jen Pfeifler, Auburn    W 6-4, 6-3
    3/24     Antonia Foehse, Alabama       L 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
     
    Doubles (with Jaklin Alawi)
    3/22     #54 Burgmans/Kurteva, Auburn         W 8-5
    3/24     #6 Macfarlane/Guarachi, Alabama   W 8-6
     
    Freshman of the Week
    Tiffany Tavares • Tennessee
    Las Vegas, Nev.
     
    • Tavares finished the weekend with a perfect 2-0 record. 
    • Her wins helped the Lady Vols gain momentum in a 6-1 victory over Kentucky as she captured the third point of the match.
    • Against Vanderbilt, she battled back from a 6-1 first set loss to earn a 1-6, 6-3, 6-1 victory at No. 6 singles to earn match point and help the Lady Vols to the upstate of their in-state rival
     
    Results
    Singles
    3/22     Stephanie Fox, Kentucky         W 6-1, 6-2       
    3/24     Frances Altick, Vanderbilt       W 1-6, 6-3, 6-1