HIGH POINT, N.C. – Erskine College's Rachel Berkey was named Conference Carolinas Women's Tennis Player of the Week for matches played Apr. 1-7, the Conference announced today.
A senior from Myrtle Beach, S.C., Berkey went a combined 4-0 and led the Fleet to a 2-0 team record in Conference Carolinas action last week with wins over Belmont Abbey and Mount Olive.
Belmont Abbey College (4-3, W):
No. 3 Singles - 1-6, 6-3, 6-2
No. 3 Doubles - 7-6
University of Mount Olive (5-2, W):
No. 4 Singles - 1-6, 7-5, 6-2
No. 3 Doubles - 6-1
Also nominated for Women's Tennis Player of the Week:
Erica Dorn (Belmont Abbey) - Went a combined 3-1 (2-0 singles, 1-1 doubles).
Lina Maria Romero Alarcon (Mount Olive) - Went a combined 3-1 (2-0 singles, 1-1 doubles).
Alexandra Dolfi (Limestone) - Went a combined 3-1 (2-0 singles, 1-1 doubles).
Steffi Kong (Converse) - Went a combined 1-0 (1-0 singles).
Gala Castello (North Greenville) - Went a combined 4-2 (2-1 singles, 2-1 doubles).
Murphy Harr (King) - Went a combined 3-1 (1-1 singles, 2-0 doubles).
Chyna Jones (Southern Wesleyan) - Went a combined 3-1 (1-1 singles, 2-0 doubles).
Jaden Acklin (Lees-McRae) - Went a combined 4-0 (2-0 singles, 2-0 doubles).
2019 Women's Tennis Players of the Week
Week One (Feb. 6) - Daria Avram (Barton)
Week Two (Feb. 13) - Sandy Allen (Lees-McRae)
Week Three (Feb. 20) - Steffi Kong (Converse)
Week Four (Feb. 27) - Marissa Stevenson (Barton)
Week Five (Mar. 6) - Vanessa Sanoja (Barton)
Week Six (Mar. 13) - Isabella Caballero (Barton)
Week Seven (Mar. 20) - Nursharneem Shamsuddin (Lees-McRae)
Week Eight (Mar. 27) - Pearllan Cipriano (Emmanuel)
Week Nine (Apr. 3) - Laura Aholu (Limestone)
Week 10 (Apr. 10) - Rachel Berkey (Erskine)