ATLANTA (March 12, 2019) – The Southern Athletic Association (SAA) has announced that Ritwik Chatterjee of Rhodes has been named the SAA Men's Tennis Player of the Week.
Chatterjee led the Lynx in wins this past week going 6-2 on the team's spring break trip. The junior captain excelled with partner Phil Lauture and went 4-0 at No. 2 doubles earning wins at CalTech and Redlands.
In those matches, Chatterjee faced stiff singles competition at the No. 1 spot forcing a second set tiebreaker against three-time NCAA singles qualifier, and 2017 ITA West Regional Champion, Chase Lipscomb.
Over the following two days, Chatterjee earned wins at No. 1 singles at Chapman and Whittier which included the clinching match at Whittier with a dramatic 6-1, 7-6 (4) singles win.