MAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week

Updated 3/22/2001
Jean Pablo Barriga
Northern Illinois
Overall Record: 7-6
Ario de Rosales de Michoacan, Mexico
This Week's Record: 3-0 singles

Barriaga went 3-0 in No. 2 singles against The Citadel, East Carolina, and College of Charleston during the Huskies' spring trip to Charleston, SC. Barriaga only dropped one set and has now won five-straight matches and seven of his last eight.

Other Nominees

Ball State's Chris Varga beat Michigan State's Mike Jonckheere, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2, at No. 4 singles and teamed up with Nick Vizzone for an 8-4 win at No. 2 doubles over MSU. Varga has won 12-of-14 dual-match singles this season and has a team-leading 14-7 overall record.

Bowling Green's Nicolas Lopez-Acevedo went 3-2 in singles and 3-1 in doubles last week. His losses in single matches came against nationally-ranked teams South Carolina, and San Diego State. Overall, Lopez-Acevedo is 15-13 in singles, and 13-7 in doubles this year.