February 14, 2012

Aurelien Tave Named GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week

CORPUS CHRISTI – Texas A&M - Corpus Christi men's tennis player Aurelien Tave has been named the GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by Pepsi. Tave earned the award following his performance on Sunday against No. 14-ranked Texas.

The senior from St. Gilles les Bain, Reunion Island picked up the lone point for the Islanders on Sunday against No. 14 Texas. In No.2 singles, Tave earned a tough, two-set victory over Chris Camillone of the Texas Longhorns. Tave finished with a 7-5, 6-4 win to keep the Islanders from the shutout in their only match of the week.

Tave and the men's tennis team will be in action on today at Southern Miss. with doubles starting at 2 p.m.

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 2011-12 GoIslanders.com Student-Athlete of the week, presented by Pepsi Weekly Winners:  

9-7-11: Jessica Korda, Volleyball  

9-13-11: Brooke Alverson, Volleyball  

9-20-11: Patrick Kimeli, Cross Country  

9-27-11: Aurelien Tave, Men's Tennis  

10-4-11: Isabella Arcidiacono, Volleyball  

10-11-11: Nikki Dunn, Women's Golf  

10-18-11: Ryann White, Women's Golf; Micah Nolan, Volleyball  

10-25-11: Logen Bourque, Volleyball  

11-1-11: Logen Bourque, Volleyball  

11-8-11: Patrick Kimeli, Cross Country 

11-15-11: Patrick Kimeli, Cross Country  

11-23-11: Myeisha Myles, Women's Basketball  

11-29-11: Myron Dempsey, Men's Basketball 

12-6-11: Alisa Roberts, Women's Basketball 

12-20-11: Chris Hawkins-Mast, Men's Basketball  

1-2-12: Myeisha Myles, Women's Basketball  

1-9-12: Johnathan Jordan, Men's Basketball 

1-18-12: Zoe Vega-Vega, Women's Basketball  

1-30-12: Terence Jones, Men's Basketball 

2-12-12: Verne'qua Taylor, Women's Basketball 

2-14-12: Aurelien Tave, Men's Tennis