Hattiesburg, Miss. - The Gulf Coast Athletic Conference announced today the players of the week for the week ending February 26, 2012.
Men's Basketball - Player of the Week
Denzell Erves #15 of Xavier (La.)- Winner at the Conference level
A 6-7 JR F from Vicksburg, Miss.
Team Record: Week:2-0 Overall: 22-7
NAIA National Ranking:25
Notes: Helped Xavier go 2-0 for week with a pair of 24-point road victories and earn a share of the GCAC regular-season championship with Tougaloo. Against Fisk he recorded his sixth double-double of the season -- the most by an XU player since the start of 2003-04. He helped Xavier score back-to-back 20-point victories in conference for the first time since January 1996.
Women's Basketball - Player of the Week
Victoria Jones #30 of Tougaloo (Miss.)- Winner at the Conference level
A 5'11 SR Forward from Saginaw, MI
Team Record: Week:1-1 Overall: 14-13
|Southern-New Orleans (La.)||A||L||83-90||40:00||24||14||0||2||2||11-26||1-6||1-3|
Men's Tennis - Player of the Week
Zach Taylor of Xavier (La.)- Winner at the Conference level
A SR 4-1 from Monroe, La.
Team Record: Week:1-0 Overall: 4-1
NAIA National Ranking:9
Individual Season Record Singles: 4-1
Individual Season Record Doubles: 4-1
|Event Type||Date||Opponent||Site||W/L||Score||Position||Team Score|| |
|Duel||Feb 25||William Carey #13||H||W||6-1, 4-6, 6-1||#1 Singles||5-4||Results|
|Duel||Feb 25||William Carey #13||H||W||8-5||#1 Doubles|| || |
Notes: Only Xavier player to win in singles and doubles in a 5-4 home victory against No. 13 William Carey. Xavier rallied from a 4-1 deficit to win the dual, and Taylor's three-set victory against 31st-ranked Ricky Keppeler tied the dual at 4.