SAN BRUNO, Calif. – The West Coast Conference has named Pacific’s Viktoriya Dzyuba the West Coast Conference Women’s Singles Player of the Week and the BYU duo Toby Miclat and Mayci Jones the Women’s Doubles Team of the Week.
Dzyuba, a freshman from Kharkiv, Ukraine, went undefeated on the weekend with a win over USF at number one singles and doubles in the conference opener as Pacific swept San Francisco, 4-0. She improved to 5-1 on the season and 3-1 in doubles matches. In her WCC singles debut, Dzyuba defeated preseason All-WCC selection Andrea Ka, 6-1, 7-5.
Miclat and Jones of BYU earned their first Doubles Team of the Week honor after defeating No. 32 Wichita State’s Julia Schiller and Gabriella Porubin, 6-3, in the number one doubles spot. The Cougars handed their doubles rivals just their fifth loss of the season – fall and spring combined.
Also Nominated Singles: Toby Miclat, BYU; Domonique Garley, Gonzaga; Lucia Butkovska, Portland; Jamie Pawid, Saint Mary’s
Also Nominated Doubles: Malanie Yates and Alex Bourguignon, Gonzaga; Viktoriya Dzyuba and Cristina Saenz de Buruaga Ruiz, Pacific; Jamie Pawid and Jana McCord, Saint Mary’s
2016 WCC Women’s Tennis Player of the Week
Week 1 (2/9) – Luisa Stefani, Pepperdine
Week 2 (2/16) – Viktoriya Dzyuba, Pacific
2016 WCC Women’s Tennis Doubles Team of the Week
Week 1 (2/9) – Matea Cutura and Luisa Stefani, Pepperdine
Week 2 (2/16) – Toby Miclat and Mayci Jones, BYU