Jan. 28, 2009
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ATHLETES OF THE WEEK
Necajevs won both of his No. 1 singles and doubles matches to post a perfect 4-0 record. Against Toledo, he won 6-0, 6-4 in singles after posting an 8-6 doubles win with teammate Dustin Goldenberg. Necajevs then led the Titans to a League victory over YSU with a 6-3, 6-2 sweep in singles and an 8-3 win in doubles.
Cristescu won at both No. 1 singles and No. 2 doubles against the University of Chicago last weekend, taking her singles match in straight sets (6-3, 7-5) and teaming with Jenna Reisch for an 8-2 doubles victory.
Other Men's Top Performers
Sophomore, Columbus, Ohio
Warren finished the week with a 2-1 record in singles play against tough competition. He secured the Bulldogs' only win against 31st-ranked Wisconsin on Saturday with a 6-4, 7-6 win at No. 2 singles. He also held on for a 6-2, 6-7(4), 7-5 victory over Green Bay's Paul Swanson, again at No. 2 singles.
Junior, Snekkersten, Denmark
Orno started the spring season with a 2-0 record against Michigan State. At No. 1 singles, he defeated his opponent 7-6(5), 6-4 after teaming with Ryan Hamning to win at No. 1 doubles 8-6.
Junior, Oslo, Norway
Lystad split the weekend in matches against IUPUI and Northwestern, defeating his IUPUI opponents at No. 2 singles (6-3, 6-4) and doubles (8-3) on Friday before narrowly falling at Northwestern on Sunday.
Freshman, Pittsburgh, Pa.
D'Angelo won his first collegiate tennis match on Sunday afternoon against Horizon League opponent Detroit. D'Angleo won at No. 4 singles 6-3, 6-2. He also paired up with Robert Emig at No. 1 doubles, fallin 8-1 to Michigan State and 8-3 to Detroit.
Other Women's Top Performers
Sophomore, Brookfield, Wis.
Schoen split two singles matches and two doubles matches, including a win playing up at No. 1 doubles with teammate Ashley Schoneman. Her singles victory came against Kalamazoo (6-2, 6-0).