HIGH POINT, N.C. – Lees-McRae College's Sandy Allen was named Conference Carolinas Women's Tennis Player of the Week for matches played Feb. 19-25, the Conference announced today. This marks Lees-McRae's second straight POTW honor.
A freshman from St. Johns, Fla., Allen posted a 4-0 record last week for the Bobcats at No. 1 singles and doubles. She got her week started against Converse with an 8-6 win in doubles, followed by a 7-5, 7-6 straight-set victory in singles play. She would then lead LMC to an 8-1 win over Pikeville with her wins at No. 1 doubles (8-5) and No. 1 singles (6-1, 6-3).
No. 1 Singles - 7-5, 7-6
No. 1 Doubles - 8-6
No. 1 Singles - 6-1, 6-3
No. 1 Doubles - 8-5
Also nominated for Women's Tennis Player of the Week: Teagan McNamara (Belmont Abbey), Alexia Rodriguez (Southern Wesleyan) & Jennifer Byrd (Mount Olive)
2018 Women's Tennis Players of the Week
Week One (Feb. 7) - Alex Silver (Erskine)
Week Two (Feb. 14) - Alexandra Dolfi (Limestone)
Week Three (Feb. 21) - Emily Harrison (Lees-McRae)
Week Four (Feb. 28) - Sandy Allen (Lees-McRae)