April 12, 2010
NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA-Freshman Mike Parker (Scituate, MA/Scituate HS) has been honored by the Little East Conference.
Parker has been named LEC Men's Tennis Rookie of the Week.
Parker was undefeated in both singles and doubles last week; posting 3-0 marks in each category and helping the Corsairs win two of their three matches. He earned singles and doubles wins UMD's first LEC match of the season at Southern Maine.
"Mike started off the year without a lot of expectations from me, but he has been a pleasant surprise," said UMass Dartmouth Head Coach Tom Mendell. "He has worked his way up to number two. He is a hard working freshman who is undefeated and has played well."
The Corsairs are 3-1 and return to action Monday against Becker.
UMASS DARTMOUTH TENNIS