NEWMAC Men’s Tennis Singles Athlete of the Week
Victor Cheng, MIT (Freshman, Santa Monica, Calif.)
MIT freshman Victor Cheng went 3-0 this week in singles play, which included a 2-0 mark in NEWMAC contests and a victory at No. 3 singles over Jayson Fung of No. 13 Amherst College. Cheng, who won all three matches in straight sets, in an unbeaten 10-0 this spring in singles play. He started his week by beating Alden Zeff of Wheaton 6-0, 6-1 and then against No. 13 Amherst was only one of two MIT student-athletes to win his singles match as he defeated Jayson Fung 6-1, 6-4. Cheng closed his week with a 6-1, 7-5 win over John Hu of Coast Guard to help the Engineers improve to 12-2 overall and a perfect 4-0 in conference matches.