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Tennis - Wed, Apr. 19, 2017

MONTGOMERY, Ala. – William Carey (Miss.) swept the SSAC Men's & Women's Tennis Player of the Week awards, with Christian Hansson being named SSAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week and Jelena Djordan earning SSAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week honors, the conference office announced Tuesday.

The awards are based on performance for the week of April 10-16

Christian Hansson (SO – Vanersborg, Sweden)

  • He is the second-straight Crusader to win the award
  • William Carey beat NCAA-I Alcorn State 5-4 and fell to second-ranked Xavier
  • Hansson picked up a 6-0, 6-1 win at No. 6 singles and an 8-0 win at No. 2 doubles v. Alcorn State
     

Jelena Djordan (FR – Caplijina, Bosnia and Herzegovina)

  • This is her second honor this season
  • William Carey beat NCAA-I Alcorn State and NAIA-No. 9 Xavier
  • Djordan won at No. 22 singles and No. 1 doubles v. both schools, winning 9-8 (7-4) in doubles v. Xavier
     
 
 
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