David Hernandez Named Little East Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week
DARTMOUTH, Mass.—Sophomore David Hernandez (Bogota, Colombia) was named the Little East Conference Player of the Week after finishing 5-0 in match play this week, the league office announced Monday.
Hernandez finished 2-0 at number two singles and number one doubles and added a victory at top flight singles to help the Beacons extend their winning streak to six, their longest such streak since 1990.
The sophomore clinched UMB's 5-4 victory over Eastern Nazarene College Monday, with a 6-4, 7-5 victory, in which he came from down 5-4 in the second set, to earn the match point.
Hernandez is tied with Loyer for the team-lead with nine singles victories apiece and has also picked up six victories at number one doubles.