(Sioux City, Iowa) – The Great Plains Athletic Conference (GPAC) and Hauff Mid-America Sports are proud to announce the following tennis players-of-the-week for contests played April 3-9, 2017. Hauff Mid-America Sports is the presenting sponsor of the 2016-2017 GPAC Players-of-the-Week and Players and Coaches-of-the-Year awards program.
Hauff Mid-America Sports/GPAC Tennis Weekly Honors
Women's Tennis – Christina Ternent, College of Saint Mary
Christina Ternent of the College of Saint Mary is this week's GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Women's Tennis Player-of-the-Week. Ternent, a sophomore from Omaha, Nebraska,had a perfect week going 6-0. She remains undefeated in singles play at 10-0 on the season. She was also 3-0 in doubles play and is 8-2 in doubles play on the season. In the most recent ITA rankings - she was No. 19 in singles and No. 10 in doubles with teammate Katie Golka.
Men's Tennis – Tanner Sandvick, Hastings College
Tanner Sandvick of Hastings is this week's GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Men's Tennis Player-of-the-Week. Sandvick, a senior from Gillette, Wyoming,went 4-0 on the week including two big wins against NCAA DII Augustana. He and Mark Guesswell teamed up to dominate doubles action, 8-3, before he came back to win in three sets in singles play. Sandvick was a part of an 8-6 doubles victory and a 7-6, 6-4 victory at No. 6 singles in a conference win over Morningside.