ASHEVILLE, N.C. - Union senior Nicolas Ernst is the Appalachian Athletic Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week, the league announced Monday.
Ernst, who hails from Rietheim, Germany, helped Union to a 9-0 victory over Cumberlands (Ky.) last week. He played No. 1 singles and scored a 6-1, 6-3 victory. Ernst teammed up with Pierre Vernin to recorded an 8-3 win in the No. 1 doubles match. Ernst is 10-5 in singles play and 10-5 in doubles action as well.
Union is ranked No. 10 in the NAIA and boasts an 11-4 overall record. The Bulldogs will face NCAA Division II Lincoln Memorial (Tenn.) Thursday at 2 p.m.
To view Ernst's stats for the week, click here.