DIAZ-DELGADO TABS THIRD ATLANTIC 10 PLAYER OF THE WEEK HONORS

RICHMOND, Va. – VCU Women's Tennis sophomore Paola Exposito Diaz-Delgado tabbed her third Atlantic 10 Co-Player of the Week honors after playing a key role in VCU's victory over conference foe George Washington.

Diaz-Delgado led the way for the Rams against George Washington on Sunday. In singles play, she clinched the match for VCU with her victory over 2018 Atlantic 10 Player of the Year, Maria Siopacha. Diaz-Delgado took Siopacha down in three sets, outscoring her 14-11.

Diaz-Delgado's victory on Sunday moved her to 15-1 overall in singles play this season. She is the No. 80 ranked singles player in the country, according to ITA's latest rankings.

The Rams are now 13-5 on the season and 2-0 in conference play. They are two matches removed from the start of the Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament.