Lorido Earns Landmark Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week Honors

Lorido Earns Landmark Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week Honors

WASHINGTON – The Catholic University of America men's tennis junior standout Juan Lorido was honored for a strong performance on the court last week, earning Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week accolades.

The Cardinals have now won back-to-back conference battles as Lorido led the way with two victories last Saturday at Elizabethtown, both coming in the No. 1 slot.

The Miami, Fla., native won 6-1, 6-3 in No. 1 singles action and combined with senior Rocky Alhaqbani to take the top doubles match, 8-3. Alhaqbani also won his singles match at No. 4, 7-5, 6-2.

The Cardinals return home to the Dowd Family Tennis Courts next Saturday as they take on Juniata at 1 p.m.