Emily Chen Takes SCIAC Athlete of the Week

Emily Chen Takes SCIAC Athlete of the Week

LAGUNA NIGUEL, CA. – After posting a 4-1 record in doubles and singles combined at the ITA Indoor Tournament, Emily Chen of the Pomona-Pitzer Women's Tennis program was named SCIAC Athlete of the Week.

The senior played a key role in helping the Sagehens finish runner-up at the tournament. Against No. 13 Johns Hopkins University, Emily Chen paired with Maryann Zhao to win their No. 1 doubles match 8-1. Chen followed with a 6-2 and 6-0 victory in singles against Katie Gauch. In the following match against No. 9 University of Chicago, Chen paired with Zhao again to win their doubles match 8-3. She then edged out Alyssa Rudin 6-3 and 6-3 in her singles match to seal the victory.