Truluck Earns Weekly A10 Women’s Tennis Award
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — For the second time this year, freshman Elizabeth Truluck was named the Atlantic 10 Women’s Tennis Rookie of the Week for matches played from March 11-17, as announced by the league office today.
Truluck went 3-1 in singles and doubles during the week in matches against Charlotte and George Mason. The Myrtle Beach, S.C., native scored the lone team point against cross-county rival Charlotte with a 3-6, 6-4, 1-0 (10-6) singles win at No. 5 and also teamed with Megan Scholvinck at No. 1 doubles to score a 6-2 win. She followed up with her team-leading 11th singles win on the year in cruising to a 6-1, 6-0 win at No. 5 against A-10 foe George Mason, one of three singles wins on the day in a 4-0 win.
The first-year player owns an 11-3 singles record with a 3-1 record vs. A-10 foes. Truluck has eight of those wins at No. 5. In doubles action, she and Megan Scholvinck have a 7-7 record together with a 1-3 mark in the A-10.
Davidson (8-6, 2-2 A-10) has a midweek match at UNCG, March 20, with a 3 p.m. start time.