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Albright Named AMCC Men's Tennis Player of the Week
3/25/2013 — PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Penn State Altoona freshman Patrick Albright (York, PA/York Catholic) was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference's Men's Tennis Player of the Week on Monday.
Albright posted an impressive performance to help the Lions go 3-0 last week, including two wins against AMCC opponents.
In the #3 doubles flight, Albright went undefeated, getting three wins in as many matches.
Albright also went 2-1 in #3 singles, pulling out two hard-fought wins.
On Friday against Pitt-Bradford, Albright battled his opponent for a 7-6 (9-7), 7-5 victory. On Sunday at Pitt-Greensburg, he triumphed in the tiebreaker set, winning the match 6-4, 5-7, 7-5.
This is the first Player of the Week award earned by a Penn State Altoona men's tennis player this season, as well as the first time in Albright's collegiate career that he has been honored with the recognition.
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