Men’s Tennis Player of the Week: Zach Whaanga, Columbus State

Men’s Tennis Player of the Week: Zach Whaanga, Columbus State

Whaanga was 3-0 in both singles and doubles play as the Cougars went 3-0 on the week including wins over two ranked opponents.  The senior from Wellington, New Zealand, began with a 6-1, 6-2 win over GSW’s Nacho de Sola and partnered with Alvaro Regalado to beat the Hurricanes’ Ferrando/Limyadi 6-0.  Against #21 Queens, he beat Agustin Aran Martin 6-2, 7-5 and won at #1 doubles 6-2, then beat Matthew Jones of #5 Wingate 6-4, 2-6, 6-1 and also won at #1 doubls 6-2 over Belisto and Canyadell.  Whaanga is 6-2 on the year in singles play and 8-1 in doubles.

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