Heredia Gomez Named BIG EAST Player of the Week
April 11, 2018
Freshman Luis Heredia Gomez of the Marquette University men’s tennis team has been named the BIG EAST Conference Player of the Week, the league office announced Wednesday afternoon.
Heredia Gomez finished the week a perfect 4-0, guiding Marquette past a pair of BIG EAST opponents. Against Creighton, the freshman paired with Greg Anderson at No. 2 doubles, as the duo clinched the doubles point with a 7-5 victory. Holding a 3-0 advantage through single play, Heredia Gomez sealed the victory with a 6-4, 6-4 straight-set win over Creighton’s Armando Gandini.
Facing Xavier on Sunday, the freshman again teamed up with Anderson to clinch the doubles point, before rallying for a tiebreaker win at No. 3 singles in the 7-0 sweep.
The accolade is the first of Heredia Gomez’s career.
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