RICHMOND, Va. – VCU men's tennis freshman Inigo Torre Martin earned Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week honors for the third time this season, the league announced on Wednesday afternoon.
Torre Martin led the Rams to a pair of 4-2 wins on Saturday, March 24 over Rice and Texas A&M-Corpus Christi with two singles and two doubles victories. His three-set victory over Rice's Conrad Russell at No. 5 singles clinched the match for the Rams. At 14-4, the Bilbao, Spain product holds the best singles record on the team.
This is the fourth Rookie of the Week award collected by a VCU player this year, as freshman Timo Zgraggen won the honor on Jan. 31.
The Rams hold a 10-6 record, including a 3-0 mark against conference opponents. They return to action on Saturday, March 31 when they host UNCW at Thalhimer Tennis Center at 3 p.m.