Turner nets NAC Men's Tennis weekly award

WAUKESHA, Wis. - Concordia University Wisconsin's Skip Turner has been named the Northern Athletics Conference Men's Tennis Student-Athlete of the Week for events of April 1-7, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Turner (Eau Claire, Wis.) went 2-0 in both singles and doubles play this week in helping lead the Falcons to a 2-0 NAC start. The junior won at No. 2 singles against Rockford by a 6-0, 6-0 count and defeated his Aurora opponent, 7-6 (7-3), 6-4. He and partner Taylor Shaffer also picked up a pair of wins at No. 1 doubles.

Turner and the Falcons will be back in action Wednesday when they host Lakeland College in a NAC dual match. The match is scheduled for an 8 p.m. start at the Paley Tennis Center.