Student-Athlete of the Week

Student-Athlete of the Week

Week of February 26, 2018 - March 4, 2018

Cori Sidell - Women's Tennis

Senior Cori Sidell of the Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team helped the Tartans to a third-place team finish at the 2018 ITA National Team Indoor Championship over the weekend. Sidell posted a record of 4-2, going 2-1 in both singles and doubles play. She started play on Friday teaming with Courtney Ollis to defeat Grace Deering and Ally Persky from Washington U., the top doubles team in the Central Region and sixth-ranked nationally, 8-6. Sidell then topped Deering, ranked 18th nationally and third in the Central Region, 6-4, 6-2, at the first position in singles. In the Tartans third-place match against the University of Chicago, Sidell and Ollis won 8-7 (4) over Claire Handa and Marjorie Antohi to complete the sweep in doubles for the Tartans. The senior then sealed the team victory with a 6-1, 6-3, win at first singles over the fifth-ranked player in the Central Region, Antohi.