ATLANTA - The Great South Athletic Conference announced the spring sports Players of the Week for contests played March 21 - 27 and, after voting by the league sports information directors, Agnes Scott's Maddie Hoffman won the second straight Tennis Player of the Week distinction for the Scotties.
GSAC Tennis Player of the Week – Maddie Hoffman of Agnes Scott
Playing in the top spots in both singles and doubles, Hoffman (pictured at right) had a strong opening to conference play this week, racing to straight set victories in singles and doubles to lead the Scotties to a 9-0 win over Wesleyan College. In doubles, she partnered with Taylor Lee to down the Wesleyan duo of Amber Davis and Laura Harness, 8-0, before turning around in singles and taking the match from Davis, 6-0, 6-1. She currently stands at 7-5 in singles this season, all in the No. 1 position.
The GSAC sports information directors nominate Player of the Week candidates and then vote on the top two nominees in each sport as selected by the conference office. Player of the Week voting occurs on Tuesdays and the weekly announcement of the winners is released each Wednesday morning.