McCarthy Snags PAC Women's Tennis Weekly Award
WASHINGTON, Pa. – Washington & Jefferson freshman women’s tennis student-athlete Grace McCarthy (Sykesville, Md./Liberty) earned Presidents’ Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week honors for the first time in her career Monday afternoon.
McCarthy recorded a perfect week for W&J, helping the team stay unbeaten in its last four matches. The rookie posted a 3-0 record at No. 1 doubles, went 2-0 at No. 2 singles and played up and won at the No. 1 spot in singles competition versus La Roche. For the year, McCarthy is now 6-4 in singles action.
McCarthy and doubles partner Courtney Brennan (New Kensington, Pa./Valley) swept two of their three matches 8-0 and have built a 9-2 record at the top doubles position.
Washington & Jefferson returns to the court Tuesday (Oct. 1) with an away match at Grove City beginning at 3:30 pm.