Thomasville, N.C.- Coker College’s Lindsay Crighton (2-1 overall, 1-0 conf.) has been selected as the NCAA Division II Conference Carolinas women's tennis Player of the Week during week number one in the 2009 season.
Lindsay Crighton has made easy work of her first three tennis matches of her senior year winning every single set she has played in both singles and doubles. In singles play she started the season with a win at No. 6 singles against nationally ranked #8 Francis Marion, while following that win with a pair of wins against Converse College and Columbia College. Lindsay and her doubles partner, Cassidy Spencer, have had the same success on the court in their doubles matches, winning all three they have played, including defeating nationally ranked #8 Francis Marion. Crighton and Spencer are the only Coker doubles pair to have defeated all opponents so far this season.