Men’s Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week – April 10-16, 2017
ZACH HEWLIN, Whitman
Junior, Los Gatos, Calif. / Saratoga HS
Hewlin went undefeated in his four times on the court as the Blues beat George Fox 9-0 and Pacific 8-1 on the road, clinching the NWC title. At #1 singles, he beat GFU’s Spencer Watanabe 6-3, 4-6, 6-2, and Pacific’s Clark Wininger 7-6, 7-6, both of whom are regionally ranked. In doubles, he won 8-3 at #2 with Rajul Chikkalingaiah over GFU’s Ryan Malinowski and Davin Lee, and 9-7 wth Petar Jivkov at #1 over Pacific’s Wininger and Oscar Wight. The 2015-16 NWC Player of the Year who is ranked 7th in the West Region this year, he has now won NWC weekly honors three times this season.
Michael Brewer, Lewis & Clark (Sr, Houston, Texas)
Caleb Hughes, Whitworth (Sr, Nampa, Idaho
Reuben Mulhern, Pacific (Sr, Boise, Idaho)
Clark Wininger, Pac (2/6); Spencer Watanabe, GF (2/13); Petar Jivkov, Whm (2/20); Zach Hewlin, Whm (2/27); Clark Wininger, Pac (3/6); Zach Hewlin, Whm (3/13); Oscar Wight, Pac (3/20); Josh Bernstein, Pac (3/27); Reuben Mulhern, Pac (4/3); Rajul Chikkalingaiah, Whm (4/10)