RICHMOND, Va. – VCU men's tennis swept the Atlantic 10's weekly awards, the league announced on Wednesday afternoon. Sophomore Ignacio Rivero Crespo was named A10 Player of the Week, while freshman Inigo Torre Martin earned Rookie of the Week honors for the fourth time this season.
Rivero Crespo's three-set win over Michael Morphy at No. 5 singles clinched VCU's tightly-contested 4-3 victory over UNCW on Saturday, March 31. The Mallorca, Spain product has won three consecutive singles matches.
Torre Martin continued the rapid start to his freshman campaign, winning his team-leading 15th singles match of the season over the Seahawks' Michael Copeland at the No. 4 position by a score of 6-2, 7-5.
The Rams return to action on Saturday, April 7 with a road match at Middle Tennessee State at 11 a.m.