The American Rivers Conference has announced that Luther College junior Cole Schneider (Coralville, Iowa/Iowa City West) has been named the league's men's tennis player of the week for the week ending Sunday, March 8, 2020. This is the fourth time during his career he has been so honored.
Schneider helped lead Luther to A-R-C victories over Simpson (7-2) and Central (9-0) last week. He was undefeated in both No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles.
At No.1 singles he defeated Simpson’s Read Reiter (6-1, 6-1) and Central’s William Isiminger (6-4, 6-0). The two victories gives him an overall record of 13-6.
Playing with his partner, Nyathi Motlojoa (Lesotho, South Africa/The Hill), the duo defeated Brett Dewerff and Reid Reiter of Simpson (8-0) and Central’s William Isiminger and Brad DiLeo (8-4). The two wins gives the nationally ranked No. 16 duo an overall mark of 16-4.
The two victories gives Luther an A-R-C record of 2-0, 7-4 overall.