Ismail Repeats as A-10 Men's Tennis Player of the Week

Junior Ra'ees Ismail has earned his second consecutive weekly honor.
 
Junior Ra'ees Ismail has earned his second consecutive weekly honor.
 

Jan. 28, 2008

CINCINNATI - Junior Xavier men's tennis player Ra'ees Ismail has been named the Atlantic 10's Men's Tennis Player of the Week as announce by the conference office Monday, Jan. 28. This is the second consecutive weekly honor for the Maineville, Ohio native.

Ismail went 2-1 in both singles and doubles over Xavier's three matches this past week, with his only losses coming at the hands of third-ranked Ohio State on Wednesday, Jan. 23, in Columbus. He has now won four straight matches against Cleveland State and Buffalo on Jan. 26 and 27 respectively, with both of his wins in doubles coming from the No. 3 flight.

The Musketeers will be taking a week off before returning to action Friday, Feb. 8 as they travel to Milwaukee, Wis. to take on Marquette. First serve for that match is scheduled for 5 p.m. (4 p.m. Central).


 

 

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