Sean Richardson named GCAC Player of the Week
March 22, 2010
NEW ORLEANS — Xavier University of Louisiana's
Sean Richardson is the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Player of the Week in men's
tennis for March 15-21.
Richardson, a sophomore from Ellenwood, Ga., and a 2008
graduate of Stockbridge High School, was 3-0 in singles and 2-1 in doubles during
the weekend and helped the Gold Rush defeat Mobile and Spring Hill to clinch the
No. 1 seed for next month's conference tournament.
On Sunday, in a 6-1 loss to NCAA Division I opponent
Texas-Pan American, Richardson beat Nirvick Mohinta, at the time the reigning
Southland Conference Player of the Week, 6-4, 4-6, 1-0 (10-6).
Richardson, who also won the award in 2009, is 11-6 in
singles and 9-5 in doubles this season.