Sponsored by:

Comment, blog & share photos

Log in | Become a member
The Honolulu Advertiser
Posted on: Tuesday, January 19, 2010

UH's Lajola named WAC tennis player of the week

Advertiser Staff

Hawaii news photo - The Honolulu Advertiser

Hawai‘i's Dennis Lajola won his singles matches in three UH victories last week.


spacer spacer

University of Hawai’i junior Dennis Lajola has been named the Western Athletic Conference men's tennis Player of the Week, the conference announced today.

Lajola, a two-time all-WAC first-team selection, earned his fourth weekly honor of his career.
Lajola, of ‘Aiea, was 3-0 at No. 1 singles, defeating Lucas Tirelli of Saint Mary’s Alex Konigsfeldt of UC Santa Barbara and Nevada’s Wessim Derbel. At No. 1 doubles, Lajola teamed with Jeremy Tweedt to beat Gavin Leon and Steven Dawson-Roberts of Saint Mary’s and Alex Daruty and Stefan Dmitrovic of Nevada.
UH is off to a 3-0 start of the spring season.
Lajola will play in the USTA Honolulu Pro Challenger beginning on Sunday.