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Ante Zovko, Men's Tennis

Ante Zovko, Men's Tennis

The Male Athlete of the Week presented by Valley View Dental for the week ending March 18 is men's tennis freshman Ante Zovko.

Zovko had an undefeated week for the Bonnies men’s tennis team, going 3-0 in singles play and 3-0 in doubles action with partner Guillermo Garcia.

On Tuesday against A-10 foe La Salle, Zovko took down Connor Merrill in straight sets at No. 4 singles, 6-2, 6-0. At No. 3 doubles Zovko and Garcia defeated Patrick Pascual and Colin Lucius, 6-0.

Zovko continued his strong freshman campaign against Saint Joseph’s Wednesday, beating Daniel Tan at No. 4 singles, 7-6, 6-2. In doubles, Zovko and Garcia triumphed over Tan and Andre Fick 6-4 at the No. 2 flight.

Sunday, as part of the 7-0 Bonnies win over Siena, Zovko moved up to No. 3 singles and battled back from a set down to defeat Muhammad Raza Sawani, 4-6, 6-1, 10-4. Zovko and Garcia put away Sawani and Kirkwood at No. 2 doubles, 6-1.