Northwest’s Zamurri Collects MIAA Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week Honors

Northwest Missouri State University sophomore Andrea Zamurri has been named the MIAA men’s tennis athlete of the week.

Zamurri (Rieti, Italy) knocked off Drury’s All-American Nico Hadeler for the second straight season. Zamurri recorded a 6-2, 7-6 win over Hadeler on Friday night at the Cooper Indoor Tennis Courts.

Zamurri moved to 4-0 on the season with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over McKendree’s Vishnu Prasad at No. 1 singles on Saturday.

The Bearcat men’s tennis team (3-1 overall) will have a busy week of action with matches against Cameron (Thursday), Southwest Baptist (Friday), Midwestern State (Saturday) and Ouachita Baptist (Sunday).