SAN ANTONIO (March 17, 2014) – Bernardo Pegas (FR, Bage, RS, Brazil) from Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) has been selected as Men's Tennis Player of the Week for March 9-16. This is Pegas' second Player of the Week honors this season.
Pegas and his team participated in the spring break Mesa Tennis Classic in Arizona last week. Against Glendale Community College, Pegas won his singles match 6-0/6-0 and paired with Jacob Galaviz in doubles, they won 8-1.
In the match against Mesa Community College, Pegas won 5-6/6-3/10-4 and with Jacob Galaviz, they lost their doubles match 2-8.
Against Arizona Christian University Pegas won 6-2/6-4 and paired with Rodney Pineros, they won their doubles match 8-1.
In the match against Hastings, Pegas won 6-3/6-4 and paired with Matt Ellis, they won 8-4.
The NAIA Champions of Character program aims to instill five core values in NAIA athletes, coaches: respect, responsibility, integrity, servant leadership, and sportsmanship. Our Lady of the Lake University shares and supports these values and strives to promote the Champions of Character program by working with students, coaches through our Champions of Character educational program. For more information on the Champions of Character program, click here: www.championsofcharacter.org.
Luis A. Lárraga
Sports Information Assistant