Women’s Tennis Player of the Week: Candice Paya, Columbus State

Women’s Tennis Player of the Week: Candice Paya, Columbus State

Paya went 4-0 in singles and doubles last week as the Cougars continued the perfect start to their season.  The freshman from Vellepreux, France, defeated ABAC’s Vasavi Ganesa Shant 7-5, 4-6, 10-8 at #2 singles, then partnered with Marlees Tilgner to beat the ABAC team of Shant and Julia Tozzi Azevedo 8-3.  Against the third-ranked team in NCAA Division III, she beat Emory’s Stephanie Taylor 6-2, 6-2 and then the doubles team of Taylor and Anna Fuhr 8-5.  Paya is now 3-0 on the year in singles and 2-0 in doubles.

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