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Nashville, TN – Austin Peay State University sophomore Lidia Yanes Garcia was named the Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week after going 2-0 in her No. 1 singles spot in a pair of APSU wins during the week as announced by the league office Wednesday.
Yanes Garcia reeled off a pair of wins this weekend when she defeated Ani Popiashvili from Tennessee State 6-2, 6-1 and Belmont’s Laura Kent 6-3, 7-5 to keep her 5-match winning streaking alive.
She also pulled a crucial win in her No. 3 doubles match against Belmont, 6-3, when paired with Isabela Jovanovic.
Yanes Garcia and the Govs head into the second weekend of OVC action at 2-0 and will host Jacksonville State Saturday at 10:00am at home.