NACC Men's Tennis Weekly Honor to Illinois Tech's de Santiago

Illinois Tech's Pol de Santiago has been named NACC Men's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of March 18-24, 2019.
Illinois Tech's Pol de Santiago has been named NACC Men's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of March 18-24, 2019.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (naccsports.org) --- Illinois Institute of Technology freshman Pol de Santiago (Barcelona, Spain) has been named Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Men's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of March 18-24, 2019, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

De Santiago went 4-0 at No. 1 singles as Illinois Tech split four matches during their spring trip to Florida. He opened the week with a 7-5, 6-4 win over Bethel's Hunter Fernelius, then shut out UW-Superior's Josiah Borst (6-0, 6-0) and topped Hamilton's Max Zimmerman (6-4, 6-2) before outlasting Nico Haet of St. Lawrence, 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (9).

He also paired with Franklin Zhong for three close losses (8-5, 8-6, 8-7 [2]) at No. 1 doubles. 

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NACC Men's Tennis Student-Athletes of the Week

Feb. 5  Franklin Zhong, Illinois Tech
Feb. 12  David Chon, MSOE
Feb. 19  Christian Docter, Concordia Wisconsin
Feb. 26  Yousef Abdo, Illinois Tech
March 5  Logan Snyder, Concordia Wisconsin
March 12  Davis Housman, Illinois Tech
March 19  Luke Nelson, MSOE
March 26  Pol de Santiago, Illinois Tech
April 2  
April 9  
April 16  
April 23  
April 30  
May 7  

Last Week's Results

Date Away Home Notes Status Links
Tue., Mar. 19 Messiah 6 Edgewood 3 @ Hilton Head, S.C. Final
  Concordia Wisconsin 0 Grinnell 9 @ Orlando, Fla. Final
  UW-Superior 1 Illinois Tech 8 @ Orlando, Fla. Final
  Concordia Wisconsin 4 Hamline 5 @ Orlando, Fla. Final
Wed., Mar. 20 Oswego 4 Edgewood 5 @ Hilton Head, S.C. Final
  Hamilton 7 Illinois Tech 2 @ Orlando, Fla. Final
Thu., Mar. 21 Concordia Wisconsin 9 UW-Superior 0 @ Orlando, Fla. Final
  St. Lawrence 5 Illinois Tech 4 @ Orlando, Fla. Final
  Concordia Wisconsin 5 Western New England 4 @ Orlando, Fla. Final
Fri., Mar. 22 Lake Forest   Aurora   Postponed
Sat., Mar. 23 Prairie State College # 9 Concordia Chicago 0 Final
  Aurora 3 Dubuque 6 Final
  MSOE 3 Loras 6 Final
  Aurora 0 Loras 9 Final
  MSOE 9 Dubuque 0 Final
  Cornell (Iowa) 9 Edgewood 0 Final
Sun., Mar. 24 Illinois College 8 Dominican 1 @ Galesburg, Ill. Final
  Dominican 5 Knox 4 Final
# Exhibition


This Week's Matches

Date Away Home Notes Status Links
Sat., Mar. 30 Dominican * 0 MSOE 9 Final
  Marian * 1 Aurora 8 Final
  Lakeland * 0 Illinois Tech 9 Final
  Concordia Wisconsin * 9 Wisconsin Lutheran 0 Final
  Dominican * 4 Edgewood 5 Final
  Marian * 0 Illinois Tech 9 Final
  Lakeland * 2 Aurora 7 Final
Sun., Mar. 31 Saint Mary's (Minn.) 4 Concordia Wisconsin 5 Final
* Conference


2018-19 NACC Men's Tennis Standings

    Conference Overall
GP W-L PCT PF PA GP W-L PCT PF PA L10 STRK
1 Illinois Tech* # 9 9-0 1.000 77 4 28 18-10 0.643 145 92 8-1 Lost 1
2 Concordia Wisconsin 9 8-1 0.889 73 8 24 16-8 0.667 133 74 7-2 Lost 1
3 MSOE 9 7-2 0.778 63 18 21 11-10 0.524 105 71 7-3 Lost 1
4 Edgewood 9 6-3 0.667 39 40 22 8-14 0.364 56 133 5-4 Lost 1
5 Aurora 9 5-4 0.556 41 40 14 5-9 0.357 43 82 4-5 Lost 2
6 Dominican 9 4-5 0.444 42 39 15 6-9 0.400 57 73 4-6 Lost 1
Marian 9 3-6 0.333 24 55 12 3-9 0.250 24 82 3-7 Lost 3
Lakeland 9 2-7 0.222 22 59 14 2-12 0.143 30 96 2-8 Lost 2
Wisconsin Lutheran 9 1-8 0.111 13 64 13 1-12 0.077 17 94 1-9 Lost 4
Concordia Chicago 9 0-9 0.000 5 72 5 0-5 0.000 5 36 0-5 Lost 5

*-NACC Champion
#-Tournament Champion & Automatic Qualifier to NCAA Championship
x-Clinched Tournament Berth (or number indicates seed)
Note: CUC defaulted matches to AUR, CUW, EDGE and IIT due to lack of players. Those matches are considered 'no-contests' but are classified as 9-0 default losses in the final NACC standings.

Glossary
DP: Duals Played
W-L: Win-Loss Record
PCT: Winning Percentage
PF: Dual Points For
PA: Dual Points Against
L10: Last 10 matches
STRK: Current Streak

Standings are updated with the completion of each match.