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Fortuno earns MEAC Rookie of the Week Honors


NORFOLK, Va. – Norfolk State freshman Paula Fortuno was named the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Women’s Tennis Rookie of the Week, the league office announced on Wednesday.

The Spartan’s opened the season with a 3-2 victory over Delaware State on Sunday. At No. 4 singles, Fortuno earned the match-clinching point with a 6-1, 7-5 victory over Leza Bessonova.

Norfolk State will have 14 days off before heading to Florida. The Spartans will play six matches in seven days, beginning with a match against Hampton on March 6 in Orlando.


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