RICHMOND, Va. – VCU Women's Tennis sophomore Paola Exposito Diaz-Delgado earned the Atlantic 10 Co-Player of the Week honors, announced by the league Wednesday. This marks the second time in three weeks that a VCU athlete has been selected for this award.
Diaz-Delgado led the way for VCU against Davidson, going 2-0 in singles and doubles play. She and her doubles partner, Kanako Yano, defeated Davidson's Samantha Armas and Alexandra Abele by a score of 6-2 in No. 2 doubles. This gave VCU the first doubles victory of the match, ultimately allowing VCU to earn the doubles point.
Diaz-Delgado is 3-0 on the season, with two matches going unfinished in singles play. Against Davidson, she defeated Megan Scholvinck in two sets and only allowed three games against her, while winning the first singles match of the day.