Tallahassee, Fla. – For the third time this season, a Florida State pairing has earned CCSA Pair of the Week Honors. Alaina Chacon and Madison Fitzpatrick were named CCSA Pair of the Week following a 5-0 weekend against four top-20 ranked teams.
Chacon and Fitzpatrick became the 18th pair at Florida State to earn Conference Pair of the Week. The pair have been together for almost every dual this year with a team-leading 23-3 record.
The pair went undefeated on the weekend at Unconquered Invitational. All five of their wins came on court two against TAMUCC, No. 5 LSU, No. 2 TCU, No. 15 FIU, and No. 19 Stetson.
Chacon and Fitzpatrick started off the first day of the Unconquered Invitational with a 21-13, 21-18 win over Texas A&M Corpus Christi.
In the next match against LSU, the pair earned their second match-clinching point against the Tigers this season. Chacon and Fitzpatrick defeated LSU 21-14 in the first set and then allowed the Tigers back in the second set 21-14. In the third set, Chacon and Fitzpatrick took charge with an early 6-1 lead before winning the set 15-10.
The first day was capped off with a win over TCU. The pair earned the match-clinching point once again, defeating the Horned Frogs in the first set 22-20 and sealing the win in the second set 21-14.
The following day, they helped the Seminoles defeat FIU 4-1. Chacon and Fitzpatrick earned the second match point, winning 21-15, 21-18.
In their final matches at home, the redshirt seniors defeated Stetson 21-14, 21-16. With five wins on the weekend, Chacon and Fitzpatrick have accrued 50 wins together since 2018. They are currently tied for fourth all-time for victories by a pair.
This is the third time that the pair has earned CCSA Pair of the Week, with the other honors on March 6th and 27th in 2019. Chacon also earned the title on March 4, 2020, with partner Molly McBain.
Alaina Chacon/Madison Fitzpatrick (23-3)
Date POS OPPONENT
Apr. 8 2 Jade Bennett/Tori Johnson (TAMUCC) 21-13, 21-18
Apr. 8 2 Kylie Deberg/Kelli Greene-Agnew (LSU) 21-14, 14-21, 15-10
Apr. 8 2 Sutton MacTavish/Kaylie McHugh (TCU) 22-20, 21-14
Apr. 9 2 Rachele Mancinelli/Emily Meyer (FIU) 21-15, 21-18
Apr. 9 2 Anete Namike/Carolina Ferraris (STET) 21-14, 21-16
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