The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference has announced that Cole Schneider (Coralville, Iowa/Iowa City West) has been named the league's Performer of the Week for the week ending Sunday, Feb. 18.
Schneider was 2-0 in singles and 1-0 in doubles in matches against non-conference opponents Morningside College and No. 16 Gustavus Adolphus College. The Norse defeated Morningside 9-0 and were defeated by Gustavus 7-2.
In the Morningside match, Schneider played No. 3 singles and defeated Jordan Betts (6-3, 6-1). He was also involved with both of Luther's points against Gustavus. Playing with partner Brian Murman at No. 3 doubles, the duo defeated Zach Ekstein and Yassine Derbani (8-5). In singles play, Schneider defeated Derbani at No. 5 (4-6, 7-6, 10-8).
The two singles victories raised his season record to 6-2. Murman and Schneider remained unbeaten in doubles with a mark of 6-0.