April 3 C-USA Men's & Women's Tennis Athletes of the Week

Go C-USA! Samantha Vickers, Tulsa
Go C-USA!
Samantha Vickers, Tulsa
Go C-USA!

April 3, 2012

IRVING, Texas - Conference USA has named Tulsa's Samantha Vickers and UAB's Daniel Moser Tennis Athletes of the Week. Vickers went undefeated at No. 2 singles and posted a 2-1 doubles mark to lead Tulsa to victories over No. 30 Rice, No. 41 Oklahoma State and Houston last week. Moser had a perfect 5-0 record in singles and doubles as he helped the nationally ranked Blazers to a sweep of three league opponents at the Conference USA Shootout last weekend.

C-USA Tennis Notebook & Stats

C-USA TENNIS WEEKLY AWARDS
MALE ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
DANIEL MOSER, UAB
Senior / North Shore City, New Zealand

Moser had a perfect 5-0 record in singles and doubles as he helped the nationally ranked Blazers to a sweep of three league opponents at the Conference USA Shootout last weekend. Moser was 3-0 at the No. 4 singles position and posted the clinching victory in UAB's 5-2 win over Southern Miss on Sunday. He teamed with Danny Manlow for a 2-0 record at No. 2 doubles. With the unbeaten mark at the C-USA Shootout, Moser improved his singles record to 14-3 in dual matches and his doubles record to 13-4 (with Manlow) this season. Moser has played a large role in UAB's 16-4 record and the Blazers holding a spot in the ITA national rankings the past month. This is Moser's first career Tennis Athlete of the Week honor.

FEMALE ATHLETE OF THE WEEK
SAMANTHA VICKERS, TULSA
Sophomore / Lincolnshire, England

Vickers went undefeated at No. 2 singles and posted a 2-1 doubles mark to lead Tulsa to victories over No. 30 Rice, No. 41 Oklahoma State and Houston last week. The sophomore began her week with a 4-6, 6-4, 6-0, victory over Malika Rose in TU's 5-2 win over the Cowgirls. Vickers then defeated UH's Celia Fraser 6-4, 6-2, and she ended her weekend with a 6-4, 6-7 (2-7), 1-0 (10-7), triumph over Dominique Harmath in TU's 5-2 upset win over the Owls. She teamed with senior Bonny Davidson for doubles triumphs against both Conference USA opponents. Vickers is ranked No. 75 in the nation in singles, and she has posted a 16-2 record this spring. This is Vickers' second career Tennis Athlete of the Week honor as she also earned the season's first 2012 C-USA weekly award Jan. 24.

 

 

2012 MEN'S AND WOMEN'S TENNIS ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
MALE
January 24 Jorge Blasco, UCF
January 31 Ashley Watling, Tulsa
February 7 Ashley Watling, Tulsa
February 14 Tristan Jackson, Tulsa
February 21 Clifford Marsland, Tulsa
February 28 Clifford Marsland, Tulsa
March 6 Connor Glennon, Memphis
March 13 Joran Vliegen, East Carolina
March 20 Sam Garforth-Bless, Rice
March 27 Grant Ive, Tulsa
April 3 Daniel Moser, UAB

FEMALE
January 24 Samantha Vickers, Tulsa
January 31 Anastasia Erofeeva, Tulsa
February 7 Emma Levy, Tulane
February 14 Natalie Beazant, Rice
February 21 Natalie Beazant, Rice
February 28 Courtney Collins, Memphis
March 6 Edyta Cieplucha, SMU
March 13 Anastasia Erofeeva, Tulsa
March 20 Anastasia Erofeeva, Tulsa
March 27 Natalie Beazant, Rice
April 3 Samantha Vickers, Tulsa

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