Claire Handa Receives Fourth UAA Athlete of the Week Award

Claire Handa Receives Fourth UAA Athlete of the Week Award

CHICAGO – For the fourth time in her debut season, University of Chicago women's tennis player Claire Handa was selected as a University Athletic Association (UAA) Athlete of the Week on Monday.

Handa went a perfect 6-0 over the weekend playing at No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles for the Maroons. The first-year won all her matches in straight sets to help UChicago clinch its third-straight Midwest Invitational, which included a 6-3 win over No. 12-ranked Washington University – St. Louis in the final.

On the season, Handa leads the team in singles victories at 20-3. She also owns a 12-7 doubles mark.