Freshman Tarquin McGurrin (Clarks Summit, Pa./Scranton Prep) went 4-0 in a pair of conference wins over the weekend to lead The University of Scranton to a pair of victories. For his efforts, he has been named the Landmark Conference Athlete of the Week.
McGurrin competed at the top flight for both singles and doubles play over the weekend, winning all four matches as the Royals defeated Moravian and Elizabethtown.
In Saturday's 9-0 victory over Moravian, McGurrin teamed up with brother Keller McGurrin (Clarks Summit, Pa./Scranton Prep) for an 8-4 victory at #1 doubles before earning a 6-3, 7-5 win at #1 singles.
On Sunday at Elizabethtown, McGurrin again won both of his matches in a 9-0 victory for Scranton. The McGurrin brothers combined for an 8-1 triumph at #1 doubles before Tarquin won at #1 singles, 6-1, 6-1.
In his rookie season, McGurrin holds a 7-4 overall record in singles action including a 3-1 mark in conference matches. In doubles play, he is 6-4 overall with a perfect, 4-0 mark in Landmark play.
McGurrin and the Royals will next host Drew on Wednesday afternoon in a Landmark Conference match starting at 4:00 p.m. on the Royal Courts.