Freshman Alan Valdez is the USA South Rookie of the Week for the week ending March 4 as announced by the conference office.
Valdez had 3-0 record at the #3 singles position and a 1-2 mark at #1 doubles last week. The singles victories came over USA South members Huntingdon, Piedmont, and Brevard. In doubles, Valdez teamed with Mitchell Corley to defeat Huntingdon. For the 2017-18 season, Valdez has a 5-4 overall record, including a 5-2 mark in dual matches.