Parizher Named Division3tennis.com Central Region Player of the Week
St. Louis, Mo., March 27, 2012 – Washington University in St. Louis junior Gary Parizher was named the Division3tennis.com Men’s Tennis Central Region Player of the Week, the website announced on Tuesday. Parizher is the second Washington U. student-athlete to earn the honor, joining junior Adam Putterman who earned the accolade on March 1.
Parizher posted a perfect 7-0 record in Washington U.’s five-match trip to California for Spring Break. He went 6-0 in singles, including a 6-3, 6-4 win over No. 40 ranked Ben Hwang of Johns Hopkins University. Parizher also teamed with senior Cameron Chiang for a win at No. 3 doubles in a win against the University of Rochester on March 13. Parizher has won seven-straight singles matches and has a 17-2 record.
The 11th-ranked Bears (7-5) have a week off before hosting Illinois Wesleyan University on Saturday, March 31, at Noon.