Emory senior Adrien Bouchet (Oakton, VA) has been recognized by the University Athletic Association as Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week after helping the No. 4-ranked Eagles to a pair of West Coast match victories. It is the third time this year and fifth in his career that he has been tabbed for the award.
Bouchet went 2-0 in singles and 1-1 in doubles as the Eagles registered victories over UC-Santa Cruz and No. 5-ranked Williams. Bouchet came away with a 6-3, 6-1 triumph vs. Kris Harris of UC- Santa Cruz which aided in a 7-2 win. The following day, he teamed with Jonathan Jemison at No. 1 doubles to post an 8-6 verdict over the Williams' duo of Alex Taylor and Peter Frelinghuysen. Later in that match, Bouchet pocketed a 6-3, 7-5 outcome over Ananth Raghavan at third singles in the team's 6-3 victory.
On the year, Bouchet stands 12-2 in singles play (8-1 at #3) and has crafted a 15-4 slate with Jemison in doubles (7-3 at #1).
Adrien and his teammates are back in action this week when the host Kalamazoo College on Thursday (Mar. 28) and DePauw on Friday.