ATLANTA, Ga. - The Great South Athletic Conference announced the first spring sports awards recipient of 2014 and Mariel Herrera of Agnes Scott has been named women's tennis Player of the Week for matches played February 3 -9.
GSAC Women's Tennis Player of the Week - Mariel Herrera of Agnes Scott
Senior tennis player Mariel Herrera went 2-0 at the top spot in singles and doubles against Columbia College on Saturday. A 2013 All-Conference honoree, Herrera and partner Claire Rinaldo defeated Erin Green and Mara Reiss at number one doubles 8-2. Herrera defeated Green in number one singles 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (10-8).
The GSAC sports information directors nominate Player of the Week candidates and then vote on the top two nominees in each sport as selected by the conference office. Player of the Week voting occurs on Tuesdays and the weekly announcement of the winners is released each Wednesday morning.