ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Fabio Pereira of Reinhardt University and Chiara Rebecchi of Reinhardt University are the Appalachian Athletic Conference Men's and Women's Tennis Players of the Week, the league announced Monday.

This is the second edition of the weekly honors for the 2017 season. The next set of awards will be announced on March 20.

AAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week

Fabio Pereira - Reinhardt - Jr. - Sao Paulo, Brazil

  • Helped Reinhardt go 2-1 overall and 1-0 in AAC play on the week.
  • Went 3-0 in singles play, including a 5-7, 7-5, 6-0 win against No. 13 Coastal Georgia in No. 1 singles.
  • Posted a 3-0 record in doubles play.
  • This is his first weekly honor this season.

AAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week

Chiara Rebecchi - Reinhardt - Fr. - Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • Helped Reinhardt to a 3-0 record on the week, including a 1-0 mark in AAC play.
  • Recorded a 3-0 record playing in the No. 1 singles spot.
  • Went 2-1 in doubles in the No. 1 position.
  • This is her first weekly award this season.
Tennis Players of the Week
DateMen's (School)Women's (School)
March 6Rafa Hewett (Point)Sofia Guerra (SCAD Atlanta)
March 13Fabio Pereira (Reinhardt)Chiara Rebecchi (Reinhardt)