CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. – Junior Jui Mao of the Queens College men's tennis team was recognized as the East Coast Conference (ECC) Player of the Week on Monday for his performance in the Knights' three matches last week.
Mao went 2-1 at No. 1 singles and 3-0 at No. 2 doubles over the Knights' three matches against nationally ranked opponents last week. He partnered with Cosme Jubera for three victories at second doubles against Grand Valley State, Florida Southern and Rollins.
Against No. 33 Grand Valley State, Mao clinched the 5-4 win with a 5-7, 7-6, 6-4 comeback win at top flight singles. He then capped the week by easily taking a two-set victory at top singles against No. 32 Rollins.
The Knights return to action on Friday, March 24, for their first ECC match of the season at noon against St. Thomas Aquinas College.