Feb. 5, 2013
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. ----- UAB women’s tennis player Caroline Faught has been named the Student Athlete of the Week for her performances on the court and in the classroom.
The exercise science major boasts a 3.92 cumulative GPA and helped her team to a 3-0 start to the season with strong performances on the court this past weekend.
Faught went 1-1 in singles play with a win against Georgia Southern’s Mary Phillips Smith to cap off the week on Sunday. The Birmingham native also went 2-0 in doubles play with victories against teams from Mercer and Kennesaw State.
Faught and the UAB women’s tennis team try to stay unbeaten when they host Jacksonville State at George Ward Park on Friday. Match time is slated for 1 p.m. CT.