Lees-McRae's Shamsuddin Named Conference Carolinas Women's Tennis Player of the Week

HIGH POINT, N.C. – Lees-McRae College's Nursharneem Shamsuddin was named Conference Carolinas Women's Tennis Player of the Week for matches played Mar. 11-17, the Conference announced today. This marks the first POTW for Shamsuddin and second overall for Lees-McRae.

Shamsuddin, a freshman from Sabah, Malaysia, went a combined 9-3 and led the Bobcats to a 4-2 team record last week.

University of Scranton (7-0, W):
No. 2 Singles - 6-2, 6-1
No. 1 Doubles - 6-2

Navy (0-7, L):
No. 2 Singles - 2-6, 6-7 (5-7)
No. 1 Doubles - 3-6

Southwestern College (Kan.) (4-3, W):
No. 2 Singles - 6-1, 6-1
No. 1 Doubles - 6-2

Mount Holyoke College (4-3, W):
No. 2 Singles - 1-6, 6-2, 1-0 (10-7)
No. 1 Doubles - 7-6 (8-7)

Saint Joseph's University (1-4, L):
No. 3 Singles - 7-5, 7-5
No. 2 Doubles - 4-6

Wheaton College (Ill.) (4-3, W):
No. 1 Singles - 1-6, 6-0, 10-6
No. 2 Doubles - 8-4

 

Also nominated for Women's Tennis Player of the Week
Teagan McNamara (Belmont Abbey) - Went a combined 4-1 (1-1 singles, 3-0 doubles).
Camille Haus (Limestone) - Went a combined 4-0 (2-0 singles, 2-0 doubles).
Luiza Souza (Erskine) - Went a combined 4-0 (2-0 singles, 2-0 doubles).
Isabella Caballero (Barton) - Went a combined 4-0 (2-0 singles, 2-0 doubles).
Fernanda Santos de Lucca (North Greenville) - Went a combined 1-1 (1-0 singles, 0-1 doubles).
Fantine Botella (Emmanuel) - Went a combined 2-0 (1-0 singles, 1-0 doubles).


2019 Women's Tennis Players of the Week

Week One (Feb. 6) - Daria Avram (Barton)
Week Two (Feb. 13) - Sandy Allen (Lees-McRae)
Week Three (Feb. 20) - Steffi Kong (Converse)
Week Four (Feb. 27) - Marissa Stevenson (Barton)
Week Five (Mar. 6) - Vanessa Sanoja (Barton)
Week Six (Mar. 13) - Isabella Caballero (Barton)
Week Seven (Mar. 20) - Nursharneem Shamsuddin (Lees-McRae)