April 28, 2014

Seven Trinity Men's Tennis Players Earn All-Tournament Honors

San Antonio - Three singles players and three doubles teams of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference champion Trinity Tigers men’s tennis team have been named to the All-Tournament Team.

All of the listed players went undefeated at the SCAC Championship tournament hosted by Trinity Friday through Sunday. The top-seeded Tigers (22-6) won their conference-record 19th SCAC Championship, and fifth in a row, along with securing an automatic bid to the NCAA Division III Regionals. It also marked the fifth consecutive title for Head Coach Russell McMindes.

Trinity defeated Schreiner University and Texas Lutheran University by scores of 5-0 win the championship at the Butch Newman Tennis Center. Each match was played to decision.

Nico Moreno (2-0) made the No. 2 singles position of the All-Tournament Team, Aaron Skinner (1-0) was selected for the No. 3 line, and Jordan Mayer (1-0) was the Tigers representative at No. 4 singles.

Moreno and Paxton Deuel played No. 1 doubles, Mayer and Greg Haugen competed at the No. 2 line, and Charlie Curtis and Clayton Niess were at No. 3 doubles. Each doubles team recorded a 2-0 record.

Seventh-ranked Trinity will receive an NCAA bid on May 5.



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