Freshman Juan Morales went 4-0 between singles and doubles this week in CCAC action
CHICAGO --- Yielding only three points over four matches,
Olivet Nazarene University's Juan Morales (Madrid, Spain) has been named the
Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week for
the period from March 24-30, it was announced by the league office on Tuesday.
Morales, a freshman, went a combined 4-0 in contests against
CCAC foes Calumet College of St. Joseph on Friday and Judson University on
Saturday. In his two singles matches,
Morales did not lose a game at the No. 5 spot, winning 6-0, 6-0 each time. Teaming up with Caio Barros at No. 2 doubles,
the tandem won 8-1 and 8-2 in identical 9-0 whitewashes for the Tigers.
Morales improved his record to 6-9 in singles play and 5-11
on the doubles circuit with his victories over the weekend.
Olivet Nazarene, which is ranked No. 23 in the latest NAIA
poll, is 5-7 overall and 2-0 in CCAC play.