ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – Joao Pedro Oliveira of Carson-Newman has been named the AstroTurf South Atlantic Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week for matches played Mar. 27th-Apr. 2nd, the League announced today.
Oliveira, a senior from Porto Alegre, Brazil, is on four-game win streak at the No. 1 singles position. He recorded wins against three conference opponents including Newberry, Lincoln Memorial, and Brevard. In doubles action, he partnered with Gabriel Dabdab to win three consecutive matches. The honor marks his first Player of the Week selection this season.
2017 AstroTurf SAC Men's Tennis Players of the Week
Feb. 5 – Jules Athalis, Queens
Feb. 12 – Theo Dessacs, Wingate
Feb. 19 – Ignacio Bidegain, Anderson
Feb. 26 – Nikhil Mannepalli, Newberry
Mar. 6 – David Segarra, Lincoln Memorial
Mar. 13 – Daniel Belsito, Wingate
Mar. 20 – Tomas Kmetko, Tusculum
Mar. 27 – Jules Athalis, Queens
Apr. 3 – Joao Pedro Oliveira, Carson-Newman