Kansas City, Mo. – Christian Garay of Point (Ga.) has been named the NAIA National Men's Tennis Player of The Week, the national office announced Tuesday. Garay was nominated for his performances during the week of March 18-24 and was selected out of a pool of conference, Association of Independent Institutions and unaffiliated group winners.
Player of the Week
Christian Garay, Point (Ga.)
Fr., Phenix City, Ala.
- Won in straight sets at No. 1 singles both against No. 18 McPherson (Kan.) and No. 21 Northwestern Ohio.
- Grabbed two doubles wins in both matches of the week.
- Garay has won 11-consecutive singles matches and 14 of his last 15.
Nominees: Javier Callejo, William Woods (Mo.) ; Martin Mendoza, Reinhardt (Ga.) ; Ernesto Sanz Martinez, SCAD Atlanta (Ga.) ; Dominic Gibson, Holy Cross (Ind.) ; Avilash Mishra, St. Francis (Ill.) ; Eli Steiner, Indiana Wesleyan ; Jacob Macri, Bethel (Ind.) ; Luke Zoller, Concordia (Neb.) ; Santiago Perez , Xavier (La.) ; Federico Bonacia, Georgia Gwinnett ; David Moral-Tebar, Southwestern (Kan.) ; Martin Barbier, Cumberlands (Ky.) ; Xavier Vicent, Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) ; Francisco Fernandez Meaca, Cumberland (Tenn.) ; Choopat Suvimolstean, Asbury (Ky.) ; David Bennett, Indiana East (Ind.) ; Brock Winchell, Indiana Southeast (Ind.) ; Julian Lopez, Midway (Ky.) ; Yuri Syromolotov, Middle Georgia State ; Hugo Robuchon, William Carey (Miss.) ; John Jimenez, Blue Mountain (Miss.) ; Boris Klingebiel, Mobile (Ala.) ; Federico Gomez, Martin Methodist (Tenn.) ; Hugo Hasegawa, Webber International (Fla.) ; Hugo Pires, Southeastern (Fla.) ; Arthur Bonnaud, Keiser (Fla.) ; Sebastian Nunez, SCAD Savannah (Ga.) ; Aliaksei Kanstantsinau, Cornerstone (Mich.) ; Chase Peery, Aquinas (Mich.)
2018-19 Men's Tennis Composite Award Winners
Week 1 (March 27): Christian Garay, Point (Ga.)