Mueck Earns A-10 Rookie Performer Of The Week

Jan. 29, 2013

CINCINNATI - Xavier freshman Zach Mueck posted three-straight wins for the men's tennis team and has been named the Atlantic 10 Men's Tennis Rookie Performer of the Week in the first accolades awarded by the league office on Tuesday.

Mueck, a native of West Chester, Ohio, has played in all four matches at the No. 3 singles spot for the Musketeers. He has picked three-consecutive straight-set victories with his only loss coming against No. 4 Ohio State's Devin McCarthy.

The Lakota East graduate also earned three doubles victories in the opening four matches for the Musketeers who maintain a 3-1 record to start the season.

Xavier is back in action this weekend as it travels to Richmond, Ky., to face Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State.