Bandres Takes Back-to-Back #ASunMTen Honors

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

MACON, Ga. – ETSU's Jesus Bandres captured the Atlantic Sun Men's Tennis Player of the Week honor for the fourth time in his career. Bandres claimed the honors after leading the Buccaneers to a win vs. conference foe, USC Upstate.

PLAYER OF THE WEEK:
Jesus Bandres, ETSU
(Sr. – Caracas, Venezuela – Business)
  • Fourth Career A-Sun Player of the Week honor; second this season
  • Led Buccaneers to opening win in A-Sun play vs. USC Upstate, 5-2
  • Posted 6-1, 6-4 win vs. Spartans Yvon Haessig at No. 1 Singles
  • Added doubles win with Rogerio Ribeiro at No. 1 doubles, 8-4
  • Moved winning streak to six matches at top singles
  • Helped Bucs move up to No. 56 in ITA Rankings
OTHER NOMINEES:
  • Dean Tsamas (Jr., FGCU) - Earned singles win at No. 3 singles vs. No. 54 Old Dominion

2013 Atlantic Sun Men's Tennis Weekly Awards
Date Player of the Week
School
Jan. 23 Dean Tsamas FGCU
Jan. 30 Roger Ordeig ETSU
Feb. 6 Tianyu Bao FGCU
Feb. 13 Stuart Tierney Lipscomb
Feb. 20 Jordi Vives FGCU
Feb. 27 Jesus Bandres ETSU
Mar. 6 Jesus Bandres ETSU

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