CAA Men’s and Women’s Tennis Weekly Awards – March 2

RICHMOND, Va. (March 2, 2022) – The CAA announced its weekly winners in men’s and women’s tennis on Wednesday. William & Mary Graduate Student Harrison Brown and the Elon double senior team Chung Han Tsai and second Daniel Martin earned male honors. Women’s tennis awards were Charleston Junior Halli Trinkle and the Elon double senior team Olivia Archer and second Alison O’Dea.

CAA Male Tennis Player of the Week
Harrison Brown, Gr., William & Mary (Brisbane, Australia)

Brown posted a 2-0 mark in singles No. 2 and went 1-0 in doubles No. 1 as William and Mary picked up victories over CAA rival James Madison (6-1) and the Ivy League foe Brown (4-1) last weekend. The grad student beat JMU’s William Karpinski, 6-4, 6-2, to give the Tribe a 3-0 lead, and won the match against Brown with a 6-3, 7-5 triumph over Roger Chou. He improved to 6-3 in doubles matches and won three in a row. Brown and partner George Davis also outscored JMU’s Karpinski and Holden Koons, 6-4, in doubles No. 1 as W&M won the doubles point.

CAA Men’s Tennis Doubles Team of the Week

Chung-Han Tsai, Sr., Elon (Taichung, Taiwan)

Daniel Martin, So., Elon (Letchworth, UK)

Tsai and Martin extended their winning streak to four with a pair of No. 1 doubles wins as Elon beat North Carolina foes A&T (6-1) and Gardner-Webb (5-2) the last week. The duo clinched the doubles point against A&T by beating Esteban Lopez and Vasil Ivanov, 6-3. They also helped Elon earn the doubles point against Gardner-Webb with a 6-2 triumph over Victor Putter and Chrisjan Van Wyk. Tsia and Martin improved to 5-2 in the No. 1 doubles for the season.

CAA Women’s Tennis Player of the Week

Halli Trinkle, Jr., Charleston (Charlestown, Indiana)

Trinkle went 2-0 at No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles to help lead Charleston to team wins over Coastal Carolina (4-3) and New Orleans (4-1) last week. The junior won the close match against Coastal beating Mathilde Tranberg, 7-5, 4-6, 6-3. She followed that up with a dominating performance against UNO, shutting out Marthe Degeorges, 6-0, 6-0. Trinkle and partner Slade Coetzee remained undefeated in doubles, beating Coastal’s Tranberg and Paola Landin Lopez, 6-3, and UN’s Degeorges and Salma Abdelrahim, 6-2.

CAA Women’s Tennis Doubles Team of the Week

Olivia Archer, Sr. Elon (Cornelius, North Carolina)

Alison O’Dea, So., Elon (Dublin, Ireland)

Archer and O’Dea extended their winning streak to six matches by going 3-0 in doubles as Elon recorded wins over North Carolina A&T (6-1), Methodist (7-0) and Pfeiffer (7- 0) last week. Playing in the No. 2 spot, the pair clinched the doubles point against A&T with a 6-3 win over Manuela Jimenez and Cielo Tapia-Cruz. They followed that up with convincing 6-0 wins over Methodist’s Luciana Forma and Hannah Higgins as well as Pfeiffer’s Alison Sloop and Elithe Hudson. Archer and O’Dea are 6-3 for the season.

CAA Men’s Tennis Players of the Week
January 26 – Matvey Radionov, Drexel
February 2 – James Wilkinson, Delaware
February 9 – George Davis, William and Mary
February 16 – Davide Innocenti, UNCW
February 23 – Holden Koons, James Madison
March 2 – Harrison Brown, William and Mary

CAA Men’s Tennis Doubles Team of the Week
January 26 – Holden Koons/Youssef Sadek, James Madison
February 2 – Reece Falck/Davide Innocenti, UNCW
February 9 – Pascal Wagemaker/James Wilkinson, Delaware
February 16 – Harrison Brown/George Davis, William & Mary
February 23 – Bo Cautaerts/Ostap Kovalenko, Hofstra
March 2 – Chung-Han Tsai/Daniel Martin, Elon

CAA Women’s Tennis Player of the Week
January 26 – Natalia Nikolopoulou, James Madison
February 2 – Sibel Tanik, Elon
February 9 – Hedda Gurholt, William and Mary
February 16 – Slade Coetzee, Charleston
February 23 – Isabella Montana, Delaware
March 2 – Halli Trinkle, Charleston

CAA Women’s Doubles Team of the Week
January 26 – Daniela Voloh/Michelle Los Arcos, James Madison
February 2 – Eliza Askarova/Julieta Honrubia, Delaware
February 9 – Daria Afanasyeva/Kylie Moulin, James Madison
February 16 – Mila Saric/Hedda Gurholt, William & Mary
February 23 – Zoe Huffman/Stela Joksimovic, UNCW
March 2 – Olivia Archer/Alison O’Dea, Elon


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