Musngi, McIntrye earn ASC honors for @patriotstennis

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

EAST DIVISION MEN’S TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK 
Jose McIntyre, Fr. Texas-Tyler

Freshman Jose McIntyre (Seabrook, Texas / Clear Falls HS) earned three wins last weekend after winning a 6-2, 7-6 fifth singles victory over Belhaven junior Pawel Tarasewicz along with teaming up with Daniel Budd for two doubles wins. McIntyre and Budd started with an 8-5 win over Centurion and Marti-Vertiz in first doubles at Millsaps and then took an 8-3 second doubles win over Belhaven. 

 

EAST DIVISION WOMEN’S TENNIS PLAYER OF THE WEEK 
Nicole Musngi, Sr., Texas-Tyler

Senior Nicole Musngi (Rowlett, Texas / Garland HS) earned four victories last weekend with a pair of fifth singles wins and teamed up with Alexandra McKissick to earn two second doubles wins. Musngi is now 4-1 in singles play this season and 8-0 with McKissick in doubles. UT Tyler's second doubles team downed Belhaven 8-3 and then ended the day in Jackson, Mississippi with an 8-4 win. Musngi also cruised in singles with 6-1, 6-0 fifth singles win at Belhaven and then a 6-1, 6-4 fifth singles win at Millsaps. Musngi and the Patriots will host LeTourneau and Louisiana College this weekend at the Summers Tennis Center.