Mark Jackman (Emerson College) and Dan Lapidus (Emerson College) have both earned Great Northeast Athletic Conference’s Men’s Tennis Weekly Honors.
PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Mark Jackman, Emerson College, Sophomore, Miami, Fla.
Position: 1S Singles: 2-0 Doubles: 2-0 Overall: 4-0
Sophomore Mark Jackman won four matches this week and helped the Lions to sweep with an 8-0 victory in doubles. The Miami, Fla. native won in two straight sets at #2 singles vs. Gordon 6-4 and #1 singles vs. Newbury 6-1. Jackman dominated and was unbeaten in two matches at number 1 doubles with two different partners.
ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Dan Lapidus, Emerson College, Freshman, San Diego, Cali.
Position: 3S Singles: 2-0 Doubles: 2-0 Overall: 4-0
Freshman Dan Lapidus took charge of the court this week for the Lions. Lapidus won in a straight set 6-0 over his opponent from Newbury at number 2 singles and took a straight set victory over his opponent from Gordon at number 4 singles. The freshman from San Diego, CA, also combined with two different teammates to go 2-0 in doubles with a win at number 1 against Newbury and number 2 at Gordon College.