ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – Wingate's Enrico Giacomini has been named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Men's Tennis Player of the Week for matches played April 1 through April 7, the Conference announced today.
Giacomini, a sophomore from Vicenza, Italy, went 3-0 at No. 1 doubles and 3-0 at No. 5 singles for the No. 5 Bulldogs last week. With his help, Wingate went 3-0 for the week, defeating pair of Top-40 teams on the road in No. 30 Tusculum and No. 39 Bluefield State. In his three doubles matches with partner Roy Stepanov, the duo won 6-2, 6-0 and 6-3. Then in his singles matches, Giacomini won 6-1, 6-3 against Coker, 6-4, 6-3 versus Tusculum and 7-5, 6-1 against Bluefield State.
This is Giacomini's first Player of the Week selection this season.
2018-19 AstroTurf SAC Men's Tennis Players of the Week
Feb. 4 – Edison Ambarzumjan, Newberry
Feb. 11 – Josep Canyadell, Wingate
Feb. 18 – David Akinpetide, Tusculum
Feb. 25 – Spencer Brown, Anderson
Mar. 4 – Josh Lazenby, Lenoir-Rhyne
Mar. 11 – Matt Jones, Wingate
Mar. 18 – Julian Bosch, Queens
Mar. 25 – Rhodri Atkinson, Lenoir-Rhyne
Apr. 1 – Josep Canyadell, Wingate
Apr. 8 – Enrico Giacomini, Wingate
AstroTurf is an official corporate partner of the South Atlantic Conference and title sponsor of the Conference's Player of the Week awards program.