Nico Moreno Earns Top SCAC Weekly Honor
San Antonio - Trinity Tigers senior Nico Moreno has been selected as the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Week.Moreno went 2-0 in singles competition last week in California, including victories in matches with 16th-ranked Pomona-Pitzer Colleges and the No. 13 University of Redlands.
The scrappy Moreno earned a 7-6 (4), 6-4 win over Graham Maassen of Pomona-Pitzer, which tied the dual match at 4-4. Greg Haugen went on to secure the team victory. Moreno later picked up a 4-6, 6-2, 10-7 win in the Redlands match, and teamed with Paxton Deuel to take No. 1 doubles 9-8 (8).
The Tigers (12-5) will host Hardin-Simmons University and Laredo Community College on March 29.