BRENTWOOD, Tenn. - Tennessee State men’s tennis sophomore Shashank Nautiyal (Delhi, India) earned Adidas OVC Men’s Tennis Co-Athlete of the Week, it was announced on Tuesday.
Nautiyal helped the Tigers open the spring season with back-to-back wins over Arkansas Pine Bluff with two doubles wins and two singles wins. Playing No. 2 singles on Feb. 6, Nautiyal cruised to a 6-1, 6-4 victory over Jualon Greig. He followed it up on Feb. 7 with a 6-4, 6-0 victory at No. 1 singles.
Competing at No. 1 doubles alongside Kyle Burton (Madison, Tenn.), Nautiyal won by scores of 6-3 and 6-4 over the weekend.
The Tigers are back in action on Saturday, Feb. 13, when they take on Vanderbilt on the road at 4 p.m.