ROCK HILL, S.C. (TheSAC.com) – Tusculum's Annie McCullough has been named the South Atlantic Conference AstroTurf Women's Tennis Player of the Week for matches played March 18 through March 24, the Conference announced today.
McCullough, a junior from Belfast, Northern Ireland, led the No. 45 Pioneers to a 2-0 SAC record last week with wins over Carson-Newman (6-1) and Newberry (5-2). She was perfect in both singles and doubles action at No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles. McCullough picked up a 6-1, 6-2 win against Carson-Newman in singles and a 6-2 win in doubles. She then did not surrender a single point against Newberry, winning 6-0, 6-0 in singles and 6-0 in doubles.
This is McCullough's first Player of the Week selection this season.
2018-19 AstroTurf SAC Women's Tennis Players of the Week
Feb. 4 – Yana Fleyer, Queens
Feb. 11 – Brittani Brooks, Tusculum
Feb. 18 – Sanne Janssen, Lenoir-Rhyne
Feb. 25 – Laura Dean, Anderson
Mar. 4 – Michela Verpelli, Wingate
Mar. 11 – Michela Verpelli, Wingate
Mar. 18 – Yana Fleyer, Queens
Mar. 25 – Annie McCullough, Tusculum
AstroTurf is an official corporate partner of the South Atlantic Conference and title sponsor of the Conference's Player of the Week awards program.