UMW's Wichlin, Goimarac Named CAC Tennis Players of the Week

Mary Washington tennis players Sam Wichlin and Courtney Goimarac have been named as the Capital Athletic Conference tennis players of the week for the week of March 14-20, 2011.

Mary Washington sophomore SAM WICHLIN (Ellicott City, Md./Mt. Hebron) and St. Mary’s freshman ANDREW GEAR (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill) were named the CAC Men’s Tennis Player of the Week.
Wichlin led the Eagles to four wins in five matches last week, including three CAC victories. Wichlin, the Eagles’ \#1 singles player as well as half of the \#1 doubles team, went undefeated on Saturday and Sunday in both singles and doubles as the Eagles improved to 4-0 in conference play.
Gear went undefeated in five matches at the No. 3 singles position during the Seahawks’ Spring Break trip to Hilton Head, S.C. Gear captured all but one match in straight sets as he needed a super tiebreaker to claim the win against Macalester.

WOMEN’S TENNIS
Mary Washington senior COURTNEY GOIMARAC (Hudson, Ohio/Hudson) was named the CAC Women’s Tennis Player of the Week after leading the Eagles to five wins last week. Goimarac was undefeated in the No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles position, leading 18th-ranked UMW to first place in the CAC with a 4-0 CAC record.