April 6, 2009
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Junior Scott Hohenstein has been named UCSBgauchos.com Athlete of the Week after his victory at No. 3 singles snapped a 3-3 tie, giving the 74th-ranked Gauchos a 4-3 road win over No. 62 San Diego on Sunday.
Hohenstein defeated Nikola Bubnic in three sets, 7-6, 5-7, 6-3 as UCSB defeated its third nationally-ranked opponent this season.
In addition to his victory at No. 3 singles, Hohenstein eamed with Even Jurgensen to win at No. 2 doubles, helping the Gauchos earn the all-important doubles point over the Toreros. The Santa Barbara duo defeated Juan de Villiers and Chris Coetzee by a score of 9-7.
For the week, Hohenstein was 2-1 in singles and 2-1 in doubles.