ELMHURST, Ill. – Omaha's Razvan Grigorescu was named Summit League Men's Tennis Player of the Week for his performance March 28-April 3.
RAZVAN GRIGORESCU, OMAHA
Fr. // Constanta, Romania
- Earned his third career Player of the Week honor
- Recorded a pair of straight-set wins at No. 1 singles and combined for two wins at No. 1 doubles
- Defeated Oral Roberts' Barnabas Koncz, 6-2, 7-5, and South Dakota State's Jonny Highham, 6-3, 6-3
- Teamed with Colin Buckley for a 7-6 (4) win over ORU's tandem and a 6-3 triumph over SDSU's duo
- Improved to 12-3 in singles matches with all three losses coming against nationally-ranked players
Also nominated: Alvaro Santamaria, Oral Roberts
Previous recipients: Jan. 24 – Razvan Grigorescu, Omaha; Jan. 31 – Bradley Luetschwager, IUPUI; Feb. 7 – Razvan Grigorescu, Omaha; Feb. 14 – Yannik James, Denver; Feb. 21 – Steven Christie, IUPUI; Feb. 28 – Alex Gasson, Denver; March 14 – Yannik James, Denver; March 28 – Yannik James, Denver
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