JU's Martin Hehensteiger Named A-Sun Player of the Week in Men's Tennis

March 9, 2004

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - JU's Martin Hehensteiger (Schechen, Germany) has been named Atlantic Sun Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week after going 3-0 at No. 1 singles for the Dolphins, who went 2-1 last week with wins over Gardner-Webb and Appalachian State. Hehensteiger is on a four-match winning streak and is 13-5 overall on the season.

Hehensteiger finished the week 5-1, including a 3-0 singles mark and 2-1 in doubles play. The sophomore started the week with a 6-0, 6-0 win over Gardner-Webb's Phil Skelton and followed it with a 6-1, 6-3 win over David Lynn of UPenn. On Sunday, Hehensteiger picked up a win over Appalachian State, 6-0, 6-4.

The Dolphins return to action Friday against Hampton at 10 a.m. at the Brest Tennis Complex on the JU campus.