Illinois Tech's Zhong Takes Initial NACC Men's Tennis Weekly Honor

Illinois Tech's Franklin Zhong has been named NACC Men's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of January 28-February 3, 2019.
Illinois Tech's Franklin Zhong has been named NACC Men's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of January 28-February 3, 2019.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (naccsports.org) --- Illinois Institute of Technology senior Franklin Zhong (Lee's Summit, Mo.) has been named Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Men's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week for the week of January 28-February 3, 2019, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Zhong was an anchor for the Scarlet Hawks, who split in nonconference play against Grinnell (L, 8-1) and Central (W, 9-0). He was part of IIT's lone win in the Grinnell dual, teaming with Pol de Santiago for an 8-7 win at No. 1 doubles. Against Central, he and de Santiago posted an 8-1 win at No. 1 doubles, while Zhong added a 6-3, 6-2 win at No. 2 singles.

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NACC Men's Tennis Student-Athletes of the Week

Feb. 5  Franklin Zhong, Illinois Tech
Feb. 12  
Feb. 19  
Feb. 26  
March 5  
March 12  
March 19  
March 26  
April 2  
April 9  
April 16  
April 23  
April 30  
May 7  

Last Week's Results

Date Away Home Notes Status Links
Sat., Jan. 26 Illinois Tech 0 Illinois St. 7 Final
  Illinois Tech 0 Illinois St. 7 Final
Sat., Feb. 02 Concordia Wisconsin 1 Carthage 8 Final
  Illinois Tech 1 Grinnell 8 Final
  Illinois Tech 9 Central (Iowa) 0 @ Grinnell, Iowa Final
  Concordia Wisconsin 9 Ripon 0 @ Racine, Wis. Final
  Aurora 0 Illinois Wesleyan 9 Final
  MSOE 2 Wartburg 7 @ Naperville, Ill. Final
  MSOE 0 North Central (Ill.) 5 Final
Sun., Feb. 03 Carroll (Wis.) 3 Concordia Wisconsin 6 Final
  Lawrence 6 MSOE 3 Final


This Week's Games

Date Away Home Notes Status Links
Sat., Feb. 09 MSOE 7 St. Norbert 2 Final
  Illinois Tech 6 Millikin 3 @ Lake Geneva, Wis. Final
  Calvin 9 Edgewood 0 @ Rock Island, Ill. Final
  Illinois Tech 1 UW-Whitewater 8 Final
  Edgewood 0 Augustana (Ill.) 9 Final


2018-19 NACC Men's Tennis Standings

    Conference Overall
GP W-L PCT PF PA GP W-L PCT PF PA L10 STRK
1 Illinois Tech* 8 8-0 1.000 68 4 24 15-9 0.625 125 87 7-2 Won 5
x Concordia Wisconsin 7 6-1 0.857 56 7 20 13-7 0.650 111 67 8-1 Won 4
x MSOE 7 5-2 0.714 45 18 17 8-9 0.471 81 66 6-4 Lost 1
Edgewood 6 4-2 0.667 23 29 17 6-11 0.353 43 108 5-5 Won 2
x Aurora 8 5-3 0.625 41 31 12 5-7 0.417 40 68 4-5 Won 1
Marian 7 3-4 0.429 21 40 10 3-7 0.300 21 67 3-7 Lost 1
Dominican 8 3-5 0.375 33 39 13 5-8 0.385 48 68 3-7 Lost 3
Lakeland 6 1-5 0.167 16 38 11 1-10 0.091 24 75 1-9 Lost 3
Wisconsin Lutheran 8 1-7 0.125 10 58 12 1-11 0.083 14 88 1-9 Lost 3
Concordia Chicago 7 0-7 0.000 5 54 4 0-4 0.000 5 27 0-4 Lost 4

*-Clinched share of NACC title
#-Tournament Champion & Automatic Qualifier to NCAA Championship
x-Clinched Tournament Berth (or number indicates seed)

Glossary
DP: Duals Played
W-L: Win-Loss Record
PCT: Winning Percentage
PF: Dual Points For
PA: Dual Points Against
L10: Last 10 matches
STRK: Current Streak

Standings are updated with the completion of each match.