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2014-04-01 ONU's Morales Claims Men's Tennis Weekly Accolades
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Freshman Juan Morales went 4-0 between singles and doubles this week in CCAC action

ONU's Morales Claims Men's Tennis Weekly Accolades

Author: Nick Birkey/Dave Laketa
Posted: Tuesday, April 01, 2014 at 9:07 AM

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.