College Sports

College Notebook: Duke’s Josh Levine, UNC’s Ashley Dai are ACC Tennis Players of Week.

Duke’s Josh Levine and North Carolina’s Ashley Dai were named ACC Tennis Players of the Week.

Levine helped the Blue Devils to a 2-0 week with both wins on the road against top-30 teams by winning both of his singles matches, at No. 8 Illinois and at No. 30 Northwestern.

Dai clinched the Tar Heels’ 4-3 victory over No. 17 Texas A&M with a 7-5, 7-5 victory over Stefania Hristov. She also helped to secure the doubles point.


East Carolina: Sharolta Nonen, a three-time All-America selection at Nebraska and former player on the Canadian National Team, has been named assistant women’s soccer coach at East Carolina, the school announced..


Duke: Seniors Justin George, Will Haus and Jack Rowe were selected team captains by their teammates for the 2015 season.

Swimming and diving

N.C. State: Freshman Anton Ipsen is ACC Swimmer of the Week after sweeping both distance freestyle events. He set the school record in the 1,000 free with a time of 8 minutes, 55.70 seconds, just .08 seconds off the fastest time in the country.

Rachel Mumma is ACC Female Diver of the Week after recording two NCAA Zone “B” qualifying scores and setting a school record with her 1-meter score of 332.32.

North Carolina: Jack Nyquist is the ACC Male Diver of the Week honor for the fifth time after sweeping all four diving events in dual meets against Duke and N.C. State.