Kristy Hamilton Named SCAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week

San Antonio - Tiger women's tennis player Kristy Hamilton has been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Women's Tennis Player of the Week.

Hamilton led the Tigers to a fourth place finish at the ITA Indoor National Championships over the weekend, including an upset win over seventh-ranked Washington & Lee University.

To start the weekend, Hamilton posted a dramatic comeback win at No. 6 singles in the final match on the court, breaking a 4-4 tie against W&L.  She won 6-7, 6-1, 6-2 to propel the Tigers into the semifinals.  

Hamilton had a pair of doubles wins over the weekend, winning 8-2 against the Generals, and then scoring the team's only point against Carnegie Mellon on Saturday afternoon.

Trinity resumes play this week, traveling to California for five matches from Thursday until Tuesday, March 12.  The Tigers open the road trip with a match at Pomona-Pitzer Colleges at 4:30 p.m. on Thursday.