Alexandre Thirouin Named ACC Player of the Week

Feb. 26, 2013

ACC Players of the Week

GREENSBORO, N.C. ( - Boston College freshman Alexandre Thirouin has been named the Atlantic Coast Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week, announced Tuesday.

Thirouin went 2-0 in singles and doubles play in his first career collegiate dual match against Hartford.

The Houston, Texas, native partnered with Klaus Puestow to help the Eagles to their first point of the day following an 8-2 win over Luis Montes and Alex Holdstein at No. 3.

In singles action, Thirouin bested Montes, 6-3, 6-0, at No. 5 to help secure the Boston College's fourth 7-0 sweep in six matches this season.

ACC men's tennis action resumes tonight.