The GoBonnies.com Male Athlete of the Week presented by Valley View Dental for the week ending March 25 is men’s tennis senior Hector Martinez.
The Monterrey, Mexico native scored a win at No. 2 singles and No. 2 doubles for the St. Bonaventure men’s tennis team against Wright State on Sunday.
Martinez defeated Fernando Nardelli in a three set thriller. Martinez took the first set 7-5 and Nardelli captured the second, 6-4. In the third set tiebreak it took a combined 48 points to decide the match, with Martinez capturing the win, 25-23.
In doubles action, Martinez paired up with Ante Zovko to get the win. The pair took down Marcel Ueltzhoeffer and Javier Alvarez de la Villa, 6-4.
The Bonnies are back in action Friday, April 6 when they return home to host Little Three rival Niagara at the SBU Tennis Center in their final home match of the season.