Mountain West Announces Men's and Women's Tennis Players of the Week

Feb. 22, 2012

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

TCU’s Daniel Sanchez has been selected as the Mountain West Men’s Tennis Player of the Week, while TCU’s Gaby Mastromarino has been named the MW Women’s Tennis Player of the

Sanchez, a product of Monterrey, Mexico, went 2-0 last Saturday, helping 44th-ranked TCU down Wichita State, 6-1. The senior teamed with sophomore Max Stevens at the second doubles spot, defeating the WSU tandem of Kester Black and Nestor Perez, 8-6, to help the Horned Frogs clinch the doubles point. He returned to the court later in the match, notching a 7-6 (4), 6-3 straight-set win over Tomislav Gregurovic at the No. 3 singles position.

Mastromarino, hailing from Jupiter, Fla., went 2-0 last Sunday to help propel 47th-ranked TCU to a 4-3 victory over 32nd-ranked Oklahoma. She began the dual match by competing in doubles action, teaming with freshman Simona Parjova to knock off the tandem of Abbi Melrose and Whitney Wofford (8-0) at the No. 3 position and help the Horned Frogs earn the doubles point. The senior captain went on to pick up another victory in singles action, downing Melrose in straight sets (6-1, 6-3) at the fourth singles position.