UTA'S DAVID CORRIE NAMED SOUTHLAND CONFERENCE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
March 23, 2004
ARLINGTON, Texas - The University of Texas at Arlington senior David Corrie was named the Southland Conference men's tennis player of the week, the league office announced today. This marks the fourth honor and second straight for Corrie.
No. 23 Corrie helped his squad to a 5-2 upset victory over 62nd-ranked Arkansas-Little Rock with a 7-6, 6-4 win over No. 98 Bastian Faisst at the No. 1 singles position. Corrie paired with teammate Nathan McGregor to upset No. 43 Falk/Faisst 8-5 at the top doubles position.
Against Columbia University, Corrie rebounded from one set down to defeat Akshay Rao 2-6, 6-4, 11-9 while pairing with McGregor for a 9-8 victory at No. 1 doubles.
Texas-Arlington will play host to Wichita State today at 1:30 p.m. Admission is free at the UTA Tennis Center.